Some indeed preach Christ from envy and rivalry, but others from good will. The latter do it out of love, knowing that I am put here for the defense of the gospel. The former proclaim Christ out of selfish ambition, not sincerely but thinking to afflict me in my imprisonment.
"God’s Word is powerful to comfort us in the midst of trials, but the time to prepare for the trials by immersing yourself in the Word is NOW, not when the trial comes. God does prepare us for the difficult times. He does this in a variety of ways – through His people, through experiences, through prayer, through worship, but MOSTLY, PRIMARILY He does it through His Word.
I was diagnosed with ovarian cancer in April, 2003...."