Bless You Cancer (13)

I was reminded in my journal from 8.24.05 of a source of comfort during the worst week in my treatment process.

I continue to get numerous cards. My mother has taken it upon herself to recruit friends and family to bombard me. Many encouraging emails too. Praise God for that. I do so long for the day when my life is returned to me. Having it held captive by cancer treatment is terrible. Lord, grant me strength to persevere. Again, I pray, send relief from these discomforts.

Never underestimate the power of a written note to encourage someone who suffers. Is there someone you could bless with comfort Hallmark style today?

2 responses

  1. This Friday will be one year cancer free for me. Each card and e-mail and guest entry on my blog was such a gift to me during my valley of treatment. If you don't know what to say, find a verse and turn it into a prayer, and send that.

    There are also cards available on-line specifically for cancer patients. I like mine (imagine that!) at http://www.funnycancercards.com and the ones by Marilyn Shoemaker at http://www.cancercarecards.com.

    Cancer is big and bad and awful, but
    God is bigger and better and God is awesome
    He is there in the middle of cancer,
    and He is not afraid.

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