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New breasts for Christmas, God grant me the Serenity

And there it was a number overly recognized on my caller ID. We had just prayed with the knowledge I had ripped all of my stitches that held my tissue expander in place, and tore my muscle that my last breast cancer surgery would be moved up.

That ring was God answering our call, we had changed the date several times. We just moved so that became priority, then I just way over did it. Me! Anyone who knows me knows that is just how I work. I wanted so desperately to get my home all decorated, and settled in. Well that is all done, I am fresh out of excuses. As well I am very uncomfortable to say the least. Sleep is hard, and my left breast is discombobulated. It moves inside a little too much for my liking. So of course I said yes. God heard our cries.

My surgery for my breast implants is December 21 at 9 a.m. So I am getting new boobies for Christmas. I am nervous mostly with all of the Covid cases, but I trust God as my ultimate surgeon. As well my oncologist put me in the hands of one of the best plastic surgeons in our city. I expect the best outcome. Yes it is not natural, but at 46 it was the best decision for me. I couldn’t imagine having no breasts. We thought about every option, and every route woman take when given a double mastectomy due to Breast Cancer.

I woke to a disturbing private message begging me not to do this. This lady quoting “she is saving my life.” As if I haven’t done all the research on the pros and cons of Breast Implants. As well I have a very complex makeup. I have had numerous surgery related complications, and allergies as well. My surgeon is very well aware of my previous hardships. So to say I was a little put off by her unwanted opinion is an understatement. I don’t wish to start any morning off with a lack of Serenity. Yet there I was, feeling like who does she think she is? I was angry, and put off. I got emotional. I allowed her to take my peace, just for a minute.

Immediately my husband, and I went to prayer. We together asked God to intervene. I can’t afford to have my Serenity be upset, nor be in fear and not faith as I am readying for such a huge change in my life. I am so grateful I know when my spiritual house is disturbed. So now my heart is back on track, and we have a lot to do before my surgery to be ready for our Christmas.

Thanking God today who always keeps me on the right path to the next right thing. Thanking God for hearing our plea to up the date. He is so faithful!

I love the LORD, for he heard my voice; he heard my cry for mercy. Psalm 116:1

God is my ultimate surgeon! Amen 🙏🏻

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Don’t give up before the miracle happens! Smile lots, forgive quickly, and never take life for granted!

21 thoughts on “New breasts for Christmas, God grant me the Serenity

  1. Lisa, I’m sure we’ll all be keeping you in our prayers. I’m glad you and your husband were able to retain your peace in prayer together. Lots of love. xx

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    1. Thank you so very much! I appreciate it! Yes my husband was home, and we pray every morning before he leaves for work together. I am so blessed he was home too. Lots of love back at ya! ♥️❣️♥️

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    1. Thank you so very much, I know that day is going to come on us very fast. Trying to button down all the Christmas stuff now. I am in 100% self quarantine from the 18th on. God bless you, and your this Christmas! 🎄🙏🏻❣️

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  2. All will be well.
    God has your back…and your front.
    Let them say what they want to say.
    The Holy Spirit within you stays.
    Just don’t react.
    He’s hot your back.

    Stay blessed Lisa🤩🎄✝️🙏🏼♥️💐🎅🎁🎀☃️🌟💐

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