Cancer: The Unexpected Adventure

Let’s face it: the words “cancer” and “adventure” hardly belong in the same sentence, but, after what we experienced with my husband’s cancer, they just might. My husband’s particular type of bladder cancer would not respond to chemotherapy. Though terrifying at first, this “obstacle” turned out to be a blessing in disguise as it forced…

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Keeping the Right Perspective with Cancer

When a diagnosis like cancer strikes, it’s easy to crumble and ask “God, why are you doing this?” The temptation to blame God and doubt His goodness at a time like this is very real. While these thoughts and feelings might be a human reaction, allowing anger and bitterness to grip our hearts are as destructive…

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The God Who Sees You and Me

Someone recently posted on my Facebook page: “I have been alone all my life. Since I have been alone, the only tribe I have is Jesus. He is there for me when no one else is.” While the loneliness in this comment is piercing, there is also much truth in it. We all know what…

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My Private Times With God

When the Lord wants to get my attention, he wakes me up at 4:32 in the morning. Not 4:30 or 4:45 or 5 a.m., but 4:32 exactly. It’s like a special signal I’ve come to recognize because it’s so unique. I’ll be in a deep sleep, but my eyes will suddenly fly open, I’ll be…

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The Promise of Breakthrough

Planning, shaping, pressing in, waiting, and holding firm to a vision can be hard, even exhausting, as the weeks turn into months, and months into years. Think of Sarah and Abraham who had to wait 25 years for the promise of a son to be fulfilled. When my husband had cancer and was undergoing treatments,…

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The Healed, Healthy and Whole Kitchen: Breakfast Power Punch

This delicious morning drink that’s full of protein, vitamins and flavor will give you lots of energy and nutrients to start the day. In a blender, mix the following ingredients. INGREDIENTS 3/4 cup of unsweetened almond milk 1/2 cup of unsweetened organic cranberry juice Full scoop of protein powder (powdered pea protein or veggie protein…

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The Coffee Detox

A major study done by the Royal Society of Medicine found that an unhealthy large intestine (that is, the colon) is the underlying cause for 85 percent of all human disease and illness, including cancer! The U.S. Health Service also reports that 90 percent of Americans live with dysfunctional, choked colons. That means we all…

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