What would I have done if, as a spotty, self-conscious, fourteen-year-old, a brain tumor had been discovered hiding just below my braids? I’ve no idea, but my friend Grace doesn’t have to imagine. When pain paints over every inch of our lives, how do we carry on? How do we believe and trust God in our darkest moments? Grace’s story… View Post
Pain and suffering in our lives and around the world beg the question “Why does God allow suffering?” What’s the answer and is this the right question?
Life can be an SOB can’t it? Excuse the language but it can. None of us is immune and for some reason I can’t fathom, some of us get more than our fair share. If that’s you, I’m so sorry. I want to help as much as I can. When I was diagnosed with rectal cancer just six weeks after I’d… View Post
10 Lessons from Survivors Who’ve Been Where You Are. By the time the ball drops in Times Square to close out 2017 an estimated 1.7 million people in the USA will have been diagnosed with cancer since the start of the year. Chances you’ve either been diagnosed yourself, know someone who has, or know someone who knows someone who’s walking this… View Post
The date for this post was set three months ago. Who knew Hurricane Harvey’s storm damage would ravage Texas the same week I post a friend’s story about trusting God in the storms of life? God I guess. Whatever your storm, this is for you. My friend Erin Ulerich wraps up our summer series Learning to Thrive (Not Just Survive)… View Post