Strength Renewed: Meditations for Your Journey through Breast Cancer

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Baker Books, Oct 1, 2012 - Religion - 208 pages
Nothing can sap a person's strength and hope quite like a cancer diagnosis--unless it is the energy-stealing chemotherapy and surgeries faced in the fight against cancer. But one can find hope and strength in the pages of Scripture and in the experience of someone who has been there.

Strength Renewed is an encouraging devotional for those living in the valley of cancer. Meditations combine Scripture and stories from the author's own experience and can be read in sequential order to move the reader through a typical cancer journey from diagnosis through treatment. Each devotion also stands on its own, so readers can go directly to the entry that speaks to their need. Each devotional includes a short prayer and a Scripture verse for encouragement.
 

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Review: Strength Renewed: Meditations for Your Journey Through Breast Cancer

User Review  - Debbie Wilder - Christianbook.com

When I was diagnosed as having breast cancer a friend of mine connected me with a breast cancer survivor, Rita, she is friends with. Rita immediately sent me an eBook copy of this wonderful book. It ... Read full review

Review: Strength Renewed: Meditations for Your Journey Through Breast Cancer

User Review  - Regina Varela - Christianbook.com

This book was very inspirational to me after my treatment because although physically healing is apparent, emotionally there is alot to overcome. This book has helped me & I keep it by my bedside. I've also bought a few copies as gifts. Read full review

Contents

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Whos to Blame?
Please Pray for Me 34
My True Value 36
You Still There Lord? 38
Are You Not God? 40
A WinWin Situation 42
Joy? Now? 44
Skateboarding 116
Hit the Dirt 118
New Every Morning 120
Is There a Future? 122
Journaling with God 124
Cant Go On 126
Help My Unbelief 128
Forever in Sight 130

The Bigger Plan 46
A LionSized Gift 48
A Long Wait 50
Against All Odds 52
Trip to Heaven 54
The Clay Lamp 56
All One Body 58
Friends in Deed 60
Get Back on the Beam 62
Its Too Much 64
Long Toenails and All 66
A Work of Art 68
Unworthy but Loved 70
Overcoming Challenges 72
Tattoos Are Forever 74
Feel like a Grasshopper 76
A Strange Place to Worship 78
Bring in the Artillery 80
Time Out 82
Feel So Alone 84
Company in the Storm 86
Hate Roller Coasters 88
Need to Focus 90
Over the Edge 92
Open My Eyes Lord 94
Lymphedema 96
Wheres My Harp? 98
A Fishy Gift 100
An Unlikely Neighbor 102
A Good Hair Day 104
What Do I Want? 106
Write It Down 108
Learning the Hard Way 110
My Will Be Done 112
God Where Are You? 114
Lousy Timing 132
Not the Way I Expected 134
Need You 136
A Tough Decision 138
Running a Marathon 140
Friends Who Count 142
Snug as a Bird 144
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Why Am I So Tired? 146
Teach Me to Fly 148
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Unlikely Messenger 152
Sword at the Ready 154
Proud for the Right Reasons 156
Goodness and Love 158
Divine Roller Coaster 160
The Unappreciated Gift 162
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Starting Over 166
Angels Unaware 168
A Lesson from Nature 170
Tiny Steps 172
Live in the Now 174
Who Am I? 176
Absolute Guarantee 178
New Life 180
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New Values 186
A Time to Be Patient 188
Something Good? Youre Kidding 190
New Relationship 192
Live like an Eagle 196
Helpful Scriptures 198
Recommended Reading 203
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About the author (2012)

Shirley Corder is a registered nurse and a breast cancer survivor who has a passion for helping others as they go through treatment. She is a contributing author to several books, including four Guideposts anthologies, and has published many devotions. She lives in South Africa.

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