Tag Archives: trusting

The Dreaded Mammogram Call-back

The Dreaded Mammogram Call-back: Learning to trust God, no matter what. Continue reading

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A Dream

In my dream I was at a writers’ conference (probably Oregon Christian Writers). I walked into a class and sat down, only to suddenly remember that we had an assignment due. “Write down your favorite Bible verse and tell why … Continue reading

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When Fog Rolls In

When life takes us through a fog bank, it can seem like the whole world is gray and gloomy. But what will we find if we keep moving on? Continue reading

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Worse than Having Cancer

As bad as it can be having cancer, recently I have come to believe there is something worse, something harder to bear. And yet even there, hope remains. Continue reading

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Moving on…Kind of

My main cancer treatment is over, and I’m glad to be finished with it. Life has kept me busy with other things since then, everyday things like work and family. I don’t think about cancer much any more–well, except when … Continue reading

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Easter

Today is Easter, my favorite day of the year. Easter, or more precisely, the Resurrection, is the event that gives me hope, the center of a faith I could not live without. It’s kind of like reading a really good … Continue reading

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Earthquakes in our Lives

As the earthquake hit Japan, so our lives may be unexpectedly shaken by disaster. How will we deal with it? Continue reading

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Thanksgiving

On this Thanksgiving Day, the turkey in the oven, the house still quiet, I give thanks to God for all the blessing He has given me. “In all things give thanks,” Paul says, and it’s not just that God wants … Continue reading

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Little Frustrations

I trusted God through my cancer surgery, but the frustrations of scheduling treatments are getting to me. Where is God in all of this? Continue reading

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At the Beach

The day I found out I probably had cancer, I headed out for our church women’s retreat at the beach. For many reasons, it was where I needed to be. Continue reading

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