And here is the completed piece. All that remains is to frame it. This will wait until I can present it to the recipient, so she can choose how it will look.
Prayer: Father, I pray for strength, comfort and healing for her as she faces the challenges of chronic illness. Please help her and keep her from fear as she learns to turn trials into triumph. Help those of us who also suffer to gather around her and give her the support which only true understanding and love can offer.