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When God Said, "Yes."

I have recently experienced a real life miracle and scarcely know where to begin.

So, if you know me, you are probably aware that I am an ovarian cancer survivor. But that's not actually the miracle. I mean, maybe that was a miracle, too, but it mostly felt just like cancer and chemo and losing my hair and being generally very sick and miserable, and then suddenly I was all better. That was 12 years ago. Hooray! Well, ever since that time I've had to have check ups. If you know me, I've probably asked you to pray for one of my many check ups over the years. The frequency and nature of my check ups have changed many times. Nowadays, I usually just have to go see my oncologist (AKA cancer doctor) once a year, but over the last few years I've had to have more frequent sonograms due to a cyst attached to my remaining ovary. (News flash: I only have one left! The first one was removed when I had a tumor attached to it twelve years ago.) So, for the sake of my potential futu…