Category Archives: Cancer Devotionals

Cancer Devotionals are short, easy reads that see the scriptures revealed in our everyday life. written by Christian Counselor Karen Tripp MS LMFT. ENJOY!

Cancer and Focus Devotional

Excerpt from Finding Hope in your Cancer Journey by Karen Tripp Be Alert for excessive concerns/worries that make you focus on fear instead of Christ. Let’s say you had a concern. You saw your doctor and he said, “It’s not … Continue reading

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Cancer and God’s Word

On the hard cancer days, sometimes the dark thoughts of cancer can block our view of Christ. To battle dark lies, we need a good weapon–the sword of the Spirit, which is the word of God. (Ephesians 6:17) This means … Continue reading

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Cancer and Hope Devotional

Excerpt from Finding God in Your Cancer Journey Where can you go to find hope on a cancer journey? Jesus Christ. What a wonderful relief to know this. It’s easy on some days of a cancer walk to see how … Continue reading

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Three Stumbling Blocks to Consistent Cancer Prayers

Open your mouth and taste, open your eyes and see- how good God is. Blessed are you who run to Him. Psalm 34:8-14 The Message 1. You can pray sporadically, leaving less opportunity for God to consistently show you the … Continue reading

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Christmas Cancer Devotional: Jesus is More Than You Expected.

Devotion #1: Jesus is More Than You Expected from Celebrating Christmas in Your Cancer Journey by Karen Tripp Matthew 1:23 When the doctor says “it’s cancer”, your mind does not wait for the doctor to explain what cancer is, because … Continue reading

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 Devotion #1: Help! Christmas is Overwhelming!!

Excerpt from Discovering the True Spirit of Christmas by Karen Tripp  In November, when you get your first glimpse of the plans for this Christmas, the view seems very manageable. But as November leaves and thoughts of turkey dinners and … Continue reading

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Talk to God about Cancer?

We don’t like thinking about cancer because it can be a downer. And, do you know how  sometimes one negative thought can grow, and the next thing you know your thoughts are spiraling down to “Negative Land”? (I just made … Continue reading

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Do You Minimize Your Cancer? Devotional Excerpt

Do you ever think, “There are no problems, because God is in control”? That’s not quite accurate. The truth is, “Despite the problems, God is in control.” Problems are still there. Take cancer. God is in control of your cancer … Continue reading

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Knowing Jesus Through Cancer

A cancer walk is the type of struggle that can reveal new things about Jesus you’d never seen before. On the day before cancer came into your life, you probably understood that Jesus was your Savior, your Protector and your … Continue reading

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Cancer is Big; But Christ is Bigger

It’s important to consistently take your thoughts off of cancer and place your focus on Christ. Let’s take a minute to clarify something: Focusing on Christ does not mean pretending that cancer is small and has no impact on your … Continue reading

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