Pastor Chris Update

The Treatment Turned on Me

May 5, 2018

I got into boxing by simply going to practice with my friend who was already on the Oak Ridge Golden Gloves team.  Boxing was a club sport, not a school sponsored sport, so we weren’t...

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I'm Glad That's Over With

April 4, 2018

As the Calvinist said after falling down a flight of stairs, “I’m glad that’s over with.”  I just got back from my 28th of 28 radiation treatments – one every...

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Something Old, Something New

February 17, 2018

Well, the gastroenterologist saw cancer again (or still) in the esophagus.  By his recollection, he thought it looked the same or maybe a little larger than when he did the same scoping...

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Hope for Merriment Again While Eating and Drinking

January 31, 2018

During the past few weeks, I've experienced significant and generally increasing problems swallowing, a feeling that food or even drink doesn't quite "go down."  And, that's exactly what is...

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Another Good Scan

January 3, 2018

Dear praying friends,

Dr. Devore called me personally yesterday to tell me that my scan results were again very favorable – clear again for the fourth scan in a row.  Again, that means...

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