Do you worry that you’ll never overcome the challenges and heartaches in your life?
Do you struggle to forgive yourself and those who hurt you?
I understand. I experienced those same feelings and struggles. However, I moved from broken to beautiful, and you can too. Through my blog, the free resources, and my future podcast, my goal is to help you move from broken to beautiful.
I stood on the stage of the Milltown Music Hall in Bremen, GA and smiled at the audience. They had gathered for the 7th Annual “Luncheon in Pink,” a breast cancer fundraiser sponsored by Hope for the Journey, Inc.
Many of the women wore pink suits, pink dresses, blouses, or skirts, and draped pink scarves on their head or around their waistband. Some of the men wore pink ties. Banquet tables were covered with hot pink tablecloths and a variety of pink flowers.
Joy swept over me because I’m a breast cancer survivor of more than 14 ½ years. Every day is a gift, and I appreciated the opportunity to speak there.
As the keynote speaker for the breast cancer fundraiser, my topic was “Moving from Broken to Beautiful.” The audience and I connected, and at the end they gave me a standing ovation.
At that moment, I glanced at Rose Holley, Founder and President of Hope for the Journey, Inc. and a breast cancer survivor herself. She smiled, and I did too.
Hope for the Journey, Inc. provides support groups, resources, education, financial assistance, and spiritual counseling to those who go through breast cancer.
My mind went over all the people who helped me after my diagnosis and surgery and during chemotherapy and radiation. You can’t get through a life-threatening disease alone.
A special thank you to Hope for the Journey Inc. for having me as their keynote speaker. Thank you also for the limousine ride from the Atlanta airport to the hotel and from the luncheon to the airport.
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