Category: Journey through Cancer

Christian LifeJourney through Cancer

Torn Apart but Never Alone, part four

This post continues Beth’s series on her journey through cancer. See parts one, two, and three of this series. For previous posts, see “Blessings through Burdens,” parts one and two, “One Seed,” and “The Work of Your Hands,” parts one and two.  God continues my heart’s development, teaching our family the truth of Romans 8:38-39 and these gracious lessons:…

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Christian LifeJourney through Cancer

Torn Apart but Never Alone, part three

This post continues Beth’s series on her journey through cancer. See parts one and two of this series. For previous posts, see “Blessings through Burdens,” parts one and two, “One Seed,” and “The Work of Your Hands,” parts one and two.  After the worst raging of the storm began to die down, pass by, and after many months eventually…

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Christian LifeJourney through Cancer

Torn Apart but Never Alone, part two

This post continues Beth’s series on her journey through cancer. For part one of this series, click here. For previous posts on her story, see “Blessings through Burdens,” parts one and two, “One Seed,” and “The Work of Your Hands,” parts one and two. We return to the account of Beth’s medication-induced confusion after her cancer treatment… My health continued…

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Christian LifeJourney through Cancer

Torn Apart but Never Alone, part one

This post continues Beth’s series on her journey through cancer. For previous posts, see “Blessings through Burdens,” parts one and two, “One Seed,” and “The Work of Your Hands,” parts one and two. Torn apart at times but never separated from God’s love. Ever. John Henry Jowett has aptly said, “God does not comfort us to make us comfortable,…

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Christian LifeJourney through Cancer

The Work of Your Hands, part two

This concludes Beth's "Journey through Cancer" series. Click here for part one. See also "Blessings through Burdens, parts one and two, and "One Seed." As I shared earlier in this multi-part blog, the phone call from a friend to encourage me as I drove home from the doctor’s visit confirming cancer was a pivotal moment.…

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Christian LifeJourney through Cancer

One Seed

This blog continues Beth's series of her journey through cancer, which was begun in Blessings through Burdens, part one and two. The blog continues in "The Work of Your Hands," parts one and two. The following story was adapted from Aggie Hurst's book One Witness, which is out of print. At certain points along my life’s…

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Christian LifeJourney through Cancer

Blessings through Burdens, part one

This is part one of Beth's "Journey through Cancer" series. Click here for part two. For more posts, see "One Seed" and "The Work of Your Hands," parts one and two. I was 41 in April 2007 when we were hit “out of the blue” with a diagnosis of aggressive breast cancer. Another bombshell followed: a 50% survival rate (due to the…

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