God’s Grace in Chronic Illness

By |Published On: November 19, 2020|Categories: Podcast|

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“God is sovereign and still good. Even when I think we are in some sort of holding pattern, he always makes a way through.”


At just 18 years old, Mireille Blanchard developed a severe blood clotting disorder that was unknowingly triggered by her acne medication.

When ER doctors discovered more than 36 blood clots lighting up the scan of her lungs, Mireille wasn’t sure if she would live to see the next morning.

Today on the podcast, she is sharing about her battle with chronic illness and the emotional repercussions she’s faced over the past decade. Hear how Mireille has seen God’s grace in her health, marriage, and community of support, and be inspired by her advice for creatively supporting people on societal margins.

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