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Category Archives: Living with Cancer as a Christian

When you find out you have cancer, issues of faith inevitably arise. In these articles about living with cancer as a Christian, I share about how our families faith affects the way we approach my husband’s cancer. I know you’ll find them thought-provoking, encouraging and uplifting, no matter where you are on your journey of faith.


Ask For Help even with imperfect faith

Do we need to “have it all together?”So many tragic things happen in this world and in our personal lives, that require us to have faith. What happens when the faith we have is imperfect? The truth is that we Read more…


Why people blame God

Today we will look at why people blame God for trials and sufferings in life. This is the second post that looks at Job from the Bible to gain insight into suffering.A few weeks ago, we explored the common (though Read more…


Job's Friends

Have you ever heard the term, “Job’s comforters?” If you’ve ever experienced a tragedy, especially one with your health, you’ve likely gotten a dose of what Job’s friends dished out to him.Job was a blameless and upright man (Job 1:1) who Read more…


Z Factor

This is my final A to Z Challenge post, and it is perhaps, my most difficult. What can I write about that starts with Z? I decided to take an actual term, Z Factor, and slap a new meaning on Read more…


I used to live with guilt about whether or not my husband  got cancer because I was afraid he would. I told this story in my last blog post. You can read that here.Then one day I begin to think Read more…


Dan and I first met one another in a Sunday school class eight years ago. We had both been through painful divorces, so starting over might have been a bit scary. Thankfully, we were both confident that our marriage would Read more…


Your children are developing their own sense of self, and their own personal faith. When a parent has cancer and could even die, this faith often goes through a period of questioning. How could God allow their mom or dad Read more…


Hermitage

One of my favorite places in the world. It’s a hermitage called Pacem in Terris. You may wonder, what is a hermitage? Just as Moses and Jesus went into the desert, so too, have others who have wanted to be Read more…

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