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The Roller Coaster Ride of Cancer 

May 16, 2022

Nikki Healy and her family left Arizona on Good Friday 2021. During the following weeks, life for Nikki felt normal. But always lurking in the background was the reality of her Stage 4 rectal cancer. One month after leaving, Nikki returned to Arizona for what her doctors called “the knockout punch.”

Fighting cancer is a physical, emotional, and spiritual roller coaster. Nikki Healy experienced this in full measure during spring 2021. You’ll go backstage for both the highs and lows of that season.

During Season 3 of Long Story Short, we are looking deeply into the sufficiency of God’s grace when, like the Apostle Paul, we are pleading to have removed a “thorn in the flesh that torments us” (2 Corinthians 12:6-7). What was Paul’s thorn and how does it relate to us today? That’s also part of this episode. Listen below:

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