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!

God is Bigger Than… Chasing Cars

Have I ever told you about Poochie?  Poochie was my dog growing up.  He was a total mutt that preferred lounging in the shade of the porch rather than doing any kind of activity except eating.  Other than food, the … Continue reading

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Body Image and Cancer- excerpt Finding Hope in Your Cancer Journey

The truth? Even though God finds my body important, and doctors certainly tell me it’s important, at times in my mind I find myself treating it like it’s my worst enemy. ▶ CIRCLE any that sound like you. • I … Continue reading

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Protecting Others From Your Cancer: Excerpt Finding Hope in Your Cancer Journey

One way to see how minimizing can play a role in your cancer walk is to look at the ways people share or do not share about their cancer with those they love: People diagnosed with cancer … Might protect … Continue reading

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God is Bigger Than Messy Hair

I have a natural wave in my hair, which can be nice until the enemy of all hairstyles appears- humidity.  One day after seeing my hair disaster, my hair stylist recommended that I leave my hair conditioner in.  Don’t rinse.  … Continue reading

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God is Bigger Than Béarnaise Sauce

I love a good steak.  Even better?  A thick cut of steak covered in Béarnaise sauce.  YUM!  (I think my cholesterol just jumped from writing that sentence.)  Béarnaise consists of egg yolks, butter, lemon juice and seasoning.  That’s it.  The … Continue reading

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God is Bigger Than Traveling Husbands

There was a season in my life when my husband took a three-week trip every month for work.  I would drop him off at the airport with a combination of smiles, hugs and kisses.  The kids and I then rode … Continue reading

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Bible Study #1 – Hope Excerpt Bigger Than Cancer Bible Study

What could be bigger than cancer?  Jesus Christ. What a wonderful relief to know this.  If someone asked you, “What’s bigger than cancer?“ You’d easily answer, “Jesus Christ.” It’s easy on some days of a cancer walk to see how … Continue reading

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Excerpt Bible Study #6 Control: Bigger Than Cancer

Control.  When I think about having control in my life, I tend to bounce around.  On one hand, I am thrilled that God’s in control instead of me, because I am pretty sure that I would be lousy at being … Continue reading

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God is Bigger than a Crying Baby

It’s 2 AM, your 3-month-old baby is crying, and you don’t know why.  He’s not hot, not cold, not hungry, not wet and he is definitely not happy.  You’ve tried rocking, walking, feeding, singing, swaying and of course begging, and … Continue reading

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God is Bigger Than Eye Glasses

I can certainly see.  If we stepped outside and you asked me if I could see the leaves on that tree, I would say, “Yes.”  But after 32 years of wearing glasses, I know that I may not be seeing … Continue reading

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