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.

UNEXPECTED BLESSINGS FROM CANCER
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 ...

UNEXPECTED BLESSINGS FROM CANCER
THE GIFT OF PAIN

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

UNEXPECTED BLESSINGS FROM CANCER
LIGHTNING BUG LOVE

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

UNEXPECTED BLESSINGS FROM CANCER
DARE TO DREAM

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

UNEXPECTED BLESSINGS FROM CANCER
WEARING THE LABEL

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

UNEXPECTED BLESSINGS FROM CANCER
A SACRIFICE OF PRAISE

“You are never too old and it is never too late.” Hmmm . . . I immediately began trying to ...

UNEXPECTED BLESSINGS FROM CANCER
BUILDING YOUR FAITH

You know the old cliché: Be careful what you pray for because you might just get it! We all have ...

UNEXPECTED BLESSINGS FROM CANCER
A TIME TO LIVE

I confess in the very first sentence of this blog that I hesitated to write on the topic of time. ...

UNEXPECTED BLESSINGS FROM CANCER
YOU’RE STILL BEAUTIFUL

“Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.” Isn’t that what you hear when someone or something is essentially unattractive? Each ...