Meditation: You need not cry very loud God is nearer to us than we think. Ponder: living with cancer can bring us to our knees as we wonder where God is in all this pain. we often feel alone and think no one understands, however that is so far from the truth. Jesus is with
I am the way, and the truth, and the life. John 14:6 Pilate asked Jesus “what is truth?” Silently Jesus stands before Pilate longing to teach him the truth, but Pilate remained indifferent to the Truth standing before him. Turning his back on eternal truth he sentences Jesus to be crucified. Pilate in his spiritual
Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, Rejoice. Philippians 4:5 My body is broken from my battle with cancer. I battle numerous infections, decreased mobility, sleepless nights. I am on oxygen as my lungs are weak. There are days when I have no strength to move and must resign myself to the bed.
Living in the present moment abandoned to God’s will has been my way of of life for the past 6 years. 6 years ago I heard the words I thought I would never hear: you have stomach cancer. The doctor went on to say that stomach cancer is rare, after lung cancer, stomach cancer is
Jesus in silence my soul waits for you Purged in the crucible of suffering borne of love for you, in love I surrender all to you Through the dark night I contemplate you giving my fiat I go to the cross with you Perfect joy is found in you Mercy a gift from you, Jesus
Dear Jesus I place myself at the foot of the cross, standing with your mother who is now my mother for in your suffering you gave her to us. Oh what love you bestowed upon us in giving us your mother. Thank you Jesus, you know how I weak I am, so at baptism
Jesus I Trust in You! Jesus I Trust that You will provide for my children, no matter what mysterious path (stomach cancer) You have chosen for me. You watch over the lilies of the field and the sparrows. But my children, for whom You shed Your Most Precious Blood, are worth