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Recent Cancer Stories

Why praying with your pet can be a good thing!

by Peggy Frezon

George Barnes and his heaven-sent pooch, Cubby

He never wanted this dog. Now he don’t know what he would do without him.

by George Barnes
, Verona, New Jersey

A bathroom door sign reading Friends with two female stick figures holding hands

Weak from cancer treatment, she relied on her best friend, and Patti always came through.

by Cathy Mogus
, Richmond, British Columbia, Canada

Healing prayers and faith on Hanukkah

A young rabbinical student discovers his own Hanukkah miracle as he battles leukemia.

by Yosef Eliezrie
, Brooklyn, New York

Garth Callaghan and daughter Emma

Garth Callaghan's fight with cancer is heroic, but it's the love he shares with his daughter that makes his story truly inspiring. 

by Jessica Toomer
, New York, NY

Hannah Higgins holds her hairbrush while talking about being brave.

Hannah Higgins may be fighting for her life, but she wants all of us to know one thing: "You can be brave also." 

Sam Simon with his dogs

Sam Simon is choosing to fight his deadly disease with humor and generosity. 

James Creamer - The Mysterious Voice That Saved a Soldier

Two little words that changed my family forever…

by LethaJoy Martin
, Timonium, Maryland

How to pace yourself to win the faith race, with God's help.

by Rev. Pablo R. Diaz, D.Min

Devon Still with daughter Leah in the car

Cincinnati Bengals defensive lineman Devon Still shared a special moment and some words of encouragement with his daughter before she went in for surgery. 

An inspiring and scenic back road

 Here are 4 tips to continuing your spiritual journey while on vacation.

by Karen Barber

Lauren Hill's basketball dreams came true in Mount St. Joseph's season opener.

Lauren Hill, a college freshman fighting a losing battle against an inoperable brain tumor, came out on top in her first collegiate basketball game.

by Brett Leveridge
, New York, New York

Carolyn, Gordon and daughters MacKenzie and Sydney at the Grand Canyon

It was supposed to be the trip of a lifetime. Only now, with advanced breast cancer, she wasn’t sure how long that lifetime would be.

by Carolyn Choate-Turnbull
, Nashua, New Hampshire

Frank Burke pitches for San Francisco Giants during the World Series

Frank Burke gave back the home-run ball that put the San Francisco Giants in the World Series but he got something even more special in return.

by Lisa Swan
, Staten Island, NY

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