Nitraporn Laddakornbhand (Chiang Mai, Thailand)
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All the paths of the Lord are steadfast love and faithfulness, for those who keep his covenant and his decrees. - Psalm 25:10 (NRSV)
I was diagnosed with breast cancer in 1999 and decided to have surgery to remove the tumor and keep the cancer from spreading. Each of my many chemotherapy treatments produced debilitating side effects. My body changed; my hands, feet, and nails turned dark; my hair fell out.
I suffered physically...
"When I became a parent, I struggled to find God within the chaotic world where I now lived. I was used to contemplative prayer, to silence and service and listening for God’s still, small voice in quiet, hidden spaces. Suddenly none of my life felt quiet or hidden – it was all loud, messy, and exposed." Discover more.