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Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Dear Blog Friends - UPDATE

I had some medical tests last week and some things did not look right. I will be having some needle biopsies done in the morning. I don't know what is going to be found and quite frankly, I'm a little nervous about it. But I believe God is in control and that nothing will happen to me that hasn't passed through His hands first. I trust that He has my best interest in mind and will go with me each step of the way.

That being said, I would appreciate any prayers you would be willing to lift up. I believe in prayer and I know God answers. James 5:16 says "Confess your faults one to another, and pray one for another, that ye may be healed. The effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man availeth much.

Thank you so much.

I just got word today that my tests are positive for cancer.  At this point I have no idea what is coming or what I'll be going through.  I just wanted to thank you for you prayers and ask you to continue praying. 

Thank you again.


  1. Cathy...you can rest assured that I'll be praying for you! Bless your heart, I know you're worried, but let God carry the burden. Sending hugs your way...Keep the FAITH!

  2. Praying for you friend!!!! Please keep us updated when you can. I can't imagine how nervous I'd be... but its about reminding ourselves whose in control!!!

  3. I have already lifted you in prayer and will continue to do so whenever He draws you to my mind. I know how scary medical things can be, but we know who holds our every breath in His VERY CAPABLE hands and that does bring us comfort. HUGS!

  4. I will add you to my prayers as well Cathy. Take care.

  5. I will be praying!! please keep us posted!

  6. Keeping you in my daily thoughts and prayers. ((HUGS))

  7. I am soo sorry to hear this Cathy. I know first hand how scary it is to hear the words, "you have cancer" as I heard them myself almost six years ago now when I was diagnosed with breast cancer. But I can also tell you first hand that our God walked with me each step of the way and filled me with a peace that passes all understanding. I was very fortunate in that mine was such that I did not require chemo or radiation, but it did result in a double mastectomy. It was not a long journey for me but it was still one in which I had no control and dealt with all the usual fears and adjustments. God was good and everything I had ever hoped He would be in such a situation. I will pray for wisdom for your doctors, peace for you and your family, and healing in the mighty name of Jesus. Blessings to you, Debbie

  8. Lifting you up in prayer during this emotional time! May you feel Gods arms wrapped tightly around you through this journey! HUGS!!!

  9. Awww...hugs to you, my friend. I will be lifting you in my prayers...for guidance...for strength...for peace...as you begin the battery of appointments and decision-making.

  10. I am just reading this, but know I will be keeping you in my prayers. I know you know who the Great Physician is and will pray for His peace as you walk through this. Much love to you!
    Your sister in Christ,

  11. Just reading this. Hang in there. You're on my list of people to pray for St. Peregrine's (Patron Saint of cancer patients) intercession.

  12. Cathy, so sorry to hear this. I found out by reading April's blog. I'll pray now for your peace in the fight ahead.


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