Brothers, I do not consider that I have made it my own. But one thing I do: forgetting what lies behind and straining forward to what lies ahead, I press on toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus.
"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...."