Update – June 26th, 2013

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I had the chance to catch up with Seth and Chelsea for a bit and wanted to give an update on Jubie currently.

So far the worsening of her symptoms, whether due to the necrosis or any tumor growth, seems to have stopped, which is great! Praise God! As of now Jubilee cannot walk as her balance is very poor and she has a lack of control over her movements, and she has had trouble with here eyes and she often must crawl from one place to the next. But her attitude is cheerful and happy and she is full of energy as well!

Todd and Nadine bought her a tricycle which, since it does not require balancing, has enabled her to be very mobile and aid in exercising to fight the affects of the steroids, and she loves to zoom around and ride it all over. She can’t walk but she certainly can ride, so it has been immensely helpful!

They are continuing to seek God as to what possible options there are in the realm of treatments. Currently they are driving to nearby Farmington to meet with a lovely Christian woman who is a reflexologist. The foot zoning reflexology treats the nerve endings in the body and the visits have had good results. Her eyes are looking better and they are only a 2 treatments into the course of 7 visits, so Lord willing it will be very helpful. I will update as soon as I know or hear more.

They also said that the community of friends and family has continued to be such a huge blessing and help to them and they are so thankful for your ongoing prayers. Many of their friends in Paonia have been dropping by to pray for Jubie as well which has been a very encouraging blessing as well.

One thing that could really use prayer as well is that Seth, Chelsea and Isaac all have been struggling with very severe allergies/hayfever which alone can impede daily life, not to mention coupled with the current situation. Please pray that the Lord would provide relief for them!

They are continuing to take each day at a time, starting every morning with taking communion together and committing their day ahead to Jesus. Seth said that God has been teaching them to enjoy each day and not to be anxious for tomorrow. It is certainly challenging and has been fraught with tears at times, but God’s peace has been comforting and protecting them throughout. Your prayers have been a huge encouraging factor too, and we are all so very thankful for everyone of them!

If you would like to donate to help support Jubilee please click HERE. 100% of your donation goes directly to supporting her and her family as they battle this DIPG tumor. Thank you so much and may God bless you.

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About prayforjubilee

My name is Caelen. I'm Seth's little brother and one of Jubilee's uncles. I'm working on the digital side of things on behalf of Seth and Chelsea to keep our awesome family and friends in Christ updated on Jubilee and their family as they face this beyond difficult situation.

3 responses to “Update – June 26th, 2013

  1. Jack & Lynn Garner

    We are friends of Todd and Nadine and are following Jubie’s progress since we first heard of her tumor. We pray for Jubie, We have several prayer chains that pray for her, too. Your faith in our precious Lord is so inspiring to everyone who reads your blog. We send our love, best wishes, and prayers for her complete recovering and strength for the whole rest of the family. God loves you and so do we,
    Jack and Lynn Garner

  2. Meg Constable

    Praying daily, friends! Love and hugs all around!!!!

  3. Jon & Asun

    Will not cease praying praying praying, and keeping you close to our hearts. We don´t forget, we are with you in spirit. We lift up your arms when you are tired, you are not alone.

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