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Sheila Roberts first went to the doctor thinking she had a kidney stone. It turned out she had something much more serious: uterine cancer. Thus began a spiritual and emotional journey that took her over some rough terrain yet taught her a lot about herself, her faith, and life in general. She shares the lessons she learned along the way with humor and frankness. Sheila's ...more
Kindle Edition, 164 pages
Published October 4th 2017
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Marcy Collins
Oct 30, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Such a journey!

This was a trip into the life of a favorite author of mine, and how her faith, love, family and friends helped her through her it. Thank you for sharing this with us as it gives a new perspective on how to face life altering issues.
Marcia  Haskell
Apr 28, 2019 rated it really liked it
A journey through cancer and beyond

I’m not an active Christian and expected to stop reading after a chapter or so. Instead, I found myself read and empathizing and getting something from every chapter of Sheila’s journey. I rejoiced with her in her joy as her husband and friends became more and more of support system. I understand and utilized her turning to prayer - although I call it healing vibrations. And I was reminded of the week when my husband was in rehab, recovering from a fractured hi
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Grace Augustine
Apr 11, 2022 rated it it was amazing
In this poignant journal, we travel with Sheila as she deals with the monster...cancer. This is written as a daily journal with Scriptures and thoughts to ponder about your own life. I found it not only usable for those with cancer, but those going through any challenge. This is a wonderful way of challenging yourself to be the best you can be through prayer and meditation. Bless you, Sheila. I'm so glad you beat it. ...more
Barbara
Feb 13, 2021 rated it really liked it
Inspiring

A thought-provoking, inspirational read. Sheila shares her rough journey through cancer with us; the pain and suffering, the ups and downs, with snippets of humor. The journey changes her life both physically and mentally. Her strong faith gets her through this journey, even when she has doubts.
Sonya Pope
Nov 07, 2022 rated it it was amazing
This book is about her life. It's very interesting and you learn a lot from it. ...more
Donna Duggins
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Cancer survival

Wonderful journal through the journey of cancer. She also gives you encouragement in this journey we call life. Very uplifting.
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I loved this book. I feel as though the author shared her experiences with me as if we were dear friends. I appreciate that she includes prayers and scripture in her book about her health. I admire how her husband was encouraging, and at her side through everything.
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With fifty books to her credit, both fiction and non-fiction, Sheila Roberts is a frequent USA Today and Publishers Weekly bestseller - and a fan favorite. Her books have sold over three million copies and have been turned into movies for the Hallmark and Lifetime channels. Before settling into her writing career, Sheila owned a singing telegram company and played in band. When she's not traveling ...more

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