I Believe…

Grace upon grace is what our Father God so generously pours over each one of us. Grace, the undeserved favor of God. We fall short miserably on a daily basis and yet the grace of God is unending, unwavering, unconditional. You know something? It might be hard to believe, but it was only within the …

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Kicking and Screaming

Sitting in a sushi restaurant on a Friday, December 19, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. with my best friend Lisa... I got the call.- Lisa & me -It was my OB/GYN. She vacillated on whether or not to call being that it was a Friday night and all, but if it were her . . . …

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Dignity Restored

I am a single mom to three beautiful boys. February 2015 I underwent a double mastectomy as treatment for breast cancer. Prior to surgery my surgeons, (one-General surgeon and one plastic surgeon) required I purchase a compression vest from a Durable Medical Equipment (DME) provider. Vulnerable, afraid, okay really terrified, I went to the DME …

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One Year Ago Today

Tonight, at exactly 7 p.m. one year ago I was sitting in a restaurant eating sushi with my best friend. The phone call I took changed my life forever. It is a surreal moment watching your best friends tears silently pour down her face as she learns, like I was learning, I have cancer. I …

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Without Warning

Tears stream down my face as I write these words exposing my heart, my feelings and my emotions. It has been a whirlwind of a year. My continued prayer to God is that I prove faithful to Him through this and continue to allow Him to use this journey, and me for His glory. He …

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Out of the Pit

Friday night studies. I will be honest, if I knew it would be this difficult I may not have done it. Okay, selfishly I absolutely would not have done it. You see, I'm dyslexic. I struggle with reading. Sometimes I have great anxiety over it, and reading comprehension ? well, that's another animal all together. "With …

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In The Attic

The LORD is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit. Psalm 34:18 (NIV) Like layers of an onion so is moving forward through a diagnoses of breast cancer, seeing girlfriends battle cancer and treatment, stages of my own grief and grief of others, watching someone so close to you cling …

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