Milestones

2 Chronicles 15:7 “But as for you, be strong and do not give up, for your work will be rewarded.” Last Friday was a big milestone on this cancer journey. I have finally finished chemotherapy! A journey that has lasted about 6 months. I am so grateful to each of you for your prayers, support, and love…

A True Gift

Gratitude without expressing it is like having a present and not opening it.   ~William Arthur Ward When I began Gitz ‘n Jo this year, my vision and purpose were to continue the ministry/discipleship that Sara began in 2008 with her blog Gitzengirl.  To continue to bring perspective and thoughts to others on how to…

A Survivor

Tomorrow marks 11th of 12 weekly chemo treatments! I also met with the Radiation Oncologist this week to discuss my radiation treatment. It was decided that I would begin the 33 days of daily radiation the week after I am finished with Chemo. Although radiation will be something I need to do every day, the…

Speaking Truth with Grace

In my last post, I talked about where your focus is, your vision will be as well. If our focus is on worldly things, that is what our decisions will be based on. If our focus is on God’s word and His desires, that is what our decisions will be based on. This Sunday my…

Where is your focus?

Something that has been a frustration for me lately, has been all the things that I can’t do. And then I ran across the above teaching from Sara… “I think that we find what we are meant to do when we stop focusing on what we are kept from doing.” Wherever your focus is, your…

What do you Choose?

I’ve been thinking about the above words from Sara… “When everything is taken away, and nothing is left but the core of who you are, that’s when you have to make a choice to be washed free of everything but the comfort of God who would never let me fall.” I have finished up seven…