Those six letters can spark instant fear in even the bravest men and women. It’s a disease without regard for race, religion or socioeconomic status. It has afflicted people around the globe, and few families have been able to escape its life-altering grasp.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, cancer is the second leading cause of death. Breast cancer is the most commonly diagnosed cancer among women, with one in eight women in the United States receiving the dreaded diagnosis.
The Bible says perfect love casts out fear (1 John 4:18), and we can find peace in Jesus Christ, no matter the diagnosis. But the struggles of this life can often take our focus away from the One who gives strength and courage in the midst of pain.
This Breast Cancer Awareness Month, let these five archived answers from Billy Graham guide you to God’s truth for the many trials you and your loved ones may be experiencing: