This little 4 year old girl’s entire life has been turned upside down. Two days ago, a tumor was discovered on her kidney, and found to be malignant. While it’s a very common form of cancer in children, usually very treatable, her case is very tenuous, due to the tumor’s size, location and disposition.
Today, she is fighting for her life. We understand she’s been taken in for emergency surgery this morning, with numerous risks involved. This little girl is Noelle, my grand-niece.
Noelle has already proven to be a fighter in her short life – she is living proof that love conquers all. Despite some difficult beginnings, this girl has proven to be a little shining star, with an indomitable spirit. I tell you, if spirit and love have anything to do with it, this girl is going to survive this challenge intact, stronger and shinier than ever, and go on to be an amazing person. She already is.
Kathy tentatively asked if I would be o.k. with cancelling our plans for Florida and going to Pennsylvania tonight, instead. I was already there. We can go to Florida anytime. Now is the time to be there for Noelle and her family. We’re heading up to Lancaster tonight, and will be there all week, as needed. We just happen to have some time on our hands, and that is where we need to be.
All forms of prayer, healing thoughts, positive energy, and any other form of spiritual assistance you might believe in or practice, are welcome. Keep this beautiful little girl’s bright light shining. Hang on, Noelle!