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God Answered My Prayer

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Now I understand that some may scoff at the title of this post, but I am ok with that. Just say’in. But honestly, He did. A couple of weeks ago I had this idea of contacting some friends I know in the ministry and see if I could come and share our journey at their church one Sunday. Just as I was preparing to send an email, I had this sense that I shouldn’t send the email. I wrestled with…

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Encouraged

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“We are going to beat this together!” Were the words that echoed from my ND lips yesterday. Even now as I write this post, I am moved by what he said. Each week I meet with the doctor to discuss how I am feeling and he does weekly testing. It is always interesting to see the results each week of the treatments I have had the week before. One of the things I have grown to enjoy during our weekly…

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Waiting

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How many of you struggle with waiting? I sure do. Right now I am currently waiting on getting my blood work results back sometime today. I haven’t had any blood work done since early November to see where my tumor markers are. At that time the tumor markers read: 16. Here’s hoping that we see some positive results. Waiting can be difficult, because we are usually impatient people. We live in a ‘fast food’ society, where no one wants to…

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They Say I Have Cancer

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Never did I think I would utter those three words. I lost my biological mother to lung cancer last year and my mother died 8 years ago of non Hodgkin’s lymphoma. I know way too many stories of people who have lost a loved one to cancer. Even as I write this I cannot help but think this is all a dream. I can’t have cancer. I am a healthy, 39 year old male. Sure, I don’t always eat the…

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It was pitch black and I couldn’t see a thing. All I could smell was vomit. Confused and and freezing cold all I could think about was, how did I end up here? Everyone has a story and this is mine – the Reader’s Digest version anyways. I was born in Scarborough, Ontario to a teenage mother who was on her way to prison. Rather than raising me in the prison system, she decided to give me something she would…

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