Terrifying

Have you ever tried to tap out a familiar tune so that others could guess it? Many people find it more difficult than they would imagine.  In an EntreLeadership podcast, Adam Grant talked about an experiment, where they had asked others to tap out a familiar tune, and only 2.4% … Continue reading

Where is Truth?

Sometimes, we need to tell our feelings the truth, and sometimes it is hard.  This week it has been hard.  I wish I could have slept through it. I was stressed about chemo.  I was supposed to get my blood drawn on Friday the 24th, so that I could start … Continue reading

Focus

At this point in my life, Thursdays are my favorite day of the week.  Because that is my husband’s scheduled day off, we often do fun activities on Thursday.  But some Thursdays are different. Our daughter was sick, and my husband was gone most of the day. He was working … Continue reading

Thanks for Carrying my Burden

Thanks to all who prayed for me (Kendra).  I am so grateful for the Global church and how they “carry my burdens” to God’s throne room. I was reminded of Galatians 6:2,4-5: 2 Carry one another’s burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ…. 4 Let … Continue reading

Please Pray

This week, my first MRI after radiation is scheduled to see what the radiation was able to accomplish.  I am terrified, because of what I think God wants to do after the MRI. This week, I was revealing some of my hopes and fears.  I was told, “You are strong.” … Continue reading

Best Worst Year Ever

  This week we want give you thoughts about 2017 from Amy and Kendra. Pictured is a fresh, blank journal I (Amy) just found to celebrate the New Year. It’s interesting that last year’s journal said, “Everything Starts With A Dream,” on the front cover. I’m ready for a new … Continue reading

My Christmas Prayer

Five years ago this month, I (Kendra) started praying for healing.  It was while we were at my in-laws to celebrate Christmas that I had my first seizure, which led to a scan that found my tumor. Although I was scared, I was convinced that my God would heal me. … Continue reading

When I can’t…

I (Kendra) had brain surgery in August.  Compared to the other two brain surgeries, my recovery was awesome.  I did have a hard time using some words, but it was minimal.  I praised God for His protection and my recovery. But when I stopped taking steroids, I began to realize … Continue reading

The God Who Heals

I serve the God who heals.  And after almost five years of dealing with a terminal disease, I say that now with more confidence than ever. Six years ago, I was enjoying my comfortable life — my dream life.  I was married, serving in ministry, and very hopeful about my … Continue reading