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Reflections of Hope
Monday, October 16 2017
Breast Cancer Awareness

Hearing the words “you have cancer” can almost knock the breath out of you. . . I know.  The memory is vivid as if it were today when I received the call with the biopsy report.  It was important not to become isolated, but to encircle myself with family and friends to help me remember the command in Joshua 1:9 “Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go. 

There will be days you will only be able to meditate on segments of the passage.  For example, today it might be   “Do not be afraid” is resonating - hold on to it!  Perhaps, tomorrow and the day after you will reflect on” don’t be discouraged  . . . hold on.  If you are unable to read ask someone to play the scripture on the CD player.  Feed your faith to minimize fear and doubt.  Apply action steps to your faith.

Sisters, you are stronger than you think. You are not alone.  We are here, to help you on this journey. The presence of God is near you to travel with you on the journey. 

Prayer:  Lord, I submit those who are experiencing doubt, guilt confusion about their diagnosis that you would comfort them and encircle her with friends and family.  

Karynthia Phillips shared her testimony on Bridges with Stephanie O'Neal.  You will find her story inspiring.  You can watch that interview at


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During the first few days after my cancer diagnosis, my brain charged into overdrive. I searched the internet for the best oncologists and treatment centers. My family asked everyone they knew for references. Our phones rang constantly with friends calling to see how we were and to offer their prayers.

Tension cloaked every word we spoke. My anxiety level crept up to the exploding point. I needed relief. Then one morning I read Zephaniah 3:17, “For the Lord your God . . . will bring you quietness with His love. . .” Immediately, my emotions settled. Peace enveloped me. Quietness came and stayed.

Kathryn Graves
Chasing Beautiful

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