Unexpected Blessings From Cancer

 

You wouldn’t normally consider the words “blessing” and “cancer” to be in the same sentence but I’m here to tell you, it can happen. It’s more than just living each day to the fullest – we’ve all heard that. It’s about consciously seeking God, even when it’s exceedingly hard, through the pain and suffering cancer brings and discovering there can be a hidden treasure.

The Joy of the Present Moment

On a recent visit to my mother, she handed me a newspaper clipping of an obituary of someone I didn’t ...

PURPOSE IN PAIN

We’ve all heard the saying, there’s no gain without pain. Henry Ward Beecher takes it a little deeper: “Troubles are ...

THE GIFT OF PAIN

“Pain – the gift nobody longs for, still it comes.” The lyrics recorded by singer Greg Long years ago stir up ...

LIGHTNING BUG LOVE

The inside message on the Valentine’s Day card was simple and sweet. However, the message on the outside of the ...

DARE TO DREAM

Dreams are defined as a “cherished aspiration or ambition.” We love to dream about brighter days, adventurous times, and richer ...

WEARING THE LABEL

October is Breast Cancer Awareness month which causes me to reflect upon my own experiences as well as be cognizant ...