My Story

I have been diagnosed with multiple myeloma, and, on this site, I will provide updates as I have them.  I will also treasure messages of encouragement and promises of prayer. I am trusting the words of Juliana of Norwich:

God did not say: You will not be troubled, you will not be belabored, you will not be disquieted; but he said: You will not be overcome.  God wants us to pay attention to those words and always be strong in faithful trust, in well-being and in woe, for he loves us and delights in us, so he wishes us to love him and delight in him and trust greatly in him, and all will be well. . . . [The Lord says most comfortingly]: I may make all things well, and I can make all things well, and I shall make all things well, and I will make all things well; and you will see yourself that every kind of thing will be well.


Guy Sayles posted a new journal entry, "Managing Frank".

Many of you who read this site know that, earlier this year, I named the cancer I have "Frank."  In the world of Multiple Myeloma, "frank" often means "active," in ... Read more

Janet Christian signed Guy's Guestbook.

Guy, I felt God's Spirit on us all Sunday.  You have been through the fire and have come out of it the strongest kind of steel.  The kind God will use for His good Read more

Guy Sayles posted a new journal entry, "The Wholehearted Yes".

This past week has been full of good experiences: I returned to work, got very encouraging lab results, played racquetball (not well!) for the first time in two months, ... Read more

Betsy Warren signed Guy's Guestbook.

Guy, I just want you to know that you have long been a presence on my prayer list. You don't even know me (I work at Asheville Area Habitat) but your ministry has touched ... Read more

Kathleen Osta signed Guy's Guestbook.

Dear Guy, It is somehow so fitting (and unusual) that though you are the one going through a serious medical experience, you're also the source of inspiration for all of ... Read more

James McCoy signed Guy's Guestbook.

Guy, more good news from you. It is no wonder you are still have some issues with fatigue. Your body has been waging war for quite a long time. I guess the real good news ... Read more

Guy Sayles posted a new journal entry, "Another Good Report".

Yesterday's lab results were good.  My red blood cell and hemoglobin counts were slightly higher, putting them closer to the normal threshold, and my white blood count ... Read more

Dick and Joann Preston signed Guy's Guestbook.

Guy, you and Caring Bridge are a great team of inspiration to us all. We admire your fortitude and look forward to your return to FBC pulpit . You are always in our prayers. Read more

Jim Brown signed Guy's Guestbook.

Guy,God has placed you on my mind this week. Usually when that happens, there is a reason. It may be that I need to let you know that  you are prayed for by name every ... Read more

Guy Sayles posted a new journal entry, "The Right Direction".

I had my weekly lab tests yesterday; and, while the numbers bounce around a bit from test to test, the results were very good.. Overall, my immune system is regenerating ... Read more

Kathleen Osta signed Guy's Guestbook.

Dear Guy, I am grateful to know the likes of you, am continuing my daily prayer for you to know the full glory, grace and truth of God's love and proud that I finally ... Read more

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