The Author

Marissa Henley, the author of Loving Your Friend through Cancer, loves to write and speak about suffering and God’s character. She lives in Arkansas with her husband, three kids, and one disobedient dog. She’d love to connect with you at

How to Help When Cancer Strikes Your Church

I was strengthened each time I received a simple text: “You don’t have to write back, but I wanted you to know I’m praying