Monthly Archives: April 2013

Light in the Valley of the Shadow of Death (part nine)

…to Him who is able to do immeasurably more than all we ask or imagine, according to his power that is at work within us… (Ephesians 3:20) In the days which followed the one on which I was diagnosed with cancer of the … Continue reading

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Light in the Valley of the Shadow of Death (part eight)

Do you not know that your body is a temple of the Holy Spirit within you, whom you have from God? You are not your own… (1 Corinthians 6:19) Initially, Gil and I spoke to very few people about the cancerous tumor in … Continue reading

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Light in the Valley of the Shadow of Death (part seven)

But that leak was not going to make it onto my list of things to attend to that day – or any day for the foreseeable future – because I had just been given the news, less than eighteen hours before, that I had cancer. It turned out that the infection in the salivary gland near my right ear, was not an infection after all. It was a deadly tumor of unknown origin and I had no way of knowing, on that morning, if it was the only cancerous tumor in my body. Continue reading

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