Support Registry Update

Magic 8 ball ⚾️🎱

In support of
Bobby Worthington
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Today was strike EIGHT against chemo. 
The magic eight ball if you will. 
 Brother Billy was allowed another chance as the chemo chaperone today. If you remember, last chemo was the “lucky seven” where it was pure luck they didn’t get ejected from game… and today was truly the “magic eight” as they behaved yet again. Except for “accidental” tickling of coach’s feet when applying his ice socks. 
Emily and her darling baby Charlotte surprised him with lunch. Sadly she couldn’t sneak the baby in game but he could see her giant smile through the door….. a medicine better than anything going into his veins.  
I decided to look up “8” and baseball to see if there was any significance… and to my surprise number 8 in baseball is the 8th position on the field which is CENTER FIELD. 
Coach continues to amaze us all… he has kept Christ in the CENTER (field) this entire journey. Even with the curveballs he has remained grounded…. In center field. Grounded in Christ… at the center.  
Last week he returned to the Mayo Clinic for the repeat MRI. In hopes that this scan would clearly identify the “suspicious tissue suggesting recurrence” that was seen in the previous scan. 
We are overwhelmed, overjoyed, and overcome with emotion—— the MRI was not only MUCH more clear, but it shows a modest decrease in the soft tissue and no metastatic lesions were found 🙌🏻…… 
Praise be to God. 
He also had a positive visit with his primary where all blood work was reassuring. And today’s labs before chemo were excellent!  
We are so thankful he has remained healthy to continue chemo and never miss a scheduled chemo day.  

Please continue to pray with us. For the remaining chemo visits, the ongoing scans and labs and the constant wandering of the mind which quickly takes us far away from CENTER field.  

Thank you so much to everyone near and far for all the love, cards and mail, texts, emails, and special BEAR STRONG tributes including 
  1. Nashville Worthingtons taking a BEAR STRONG picture in Italy 
  2. A Baylor friend sending pizza for a family dinner (Bill Riheldaffer) 
  3. Jason Sheer for being the surprise guest at the “pre-game chemo” family FaceTime where he delivered a very inspiring and heart felt devotion.  

Let’s keep playing ball and praising the lord! 
🐻⚾️ BEAR STRONG⚾️🐻

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Liz Byrd

Praising God for all the fantastic news! God is so very Good! 🙏🏻🙏🏻🙏🏻
  • 8 days ago

Gail Osborne

Praises for a great report and Christ remaining at the center”field” of this game….of life! So thankful for continued strength and healing in His precious name! You all are in our prayers! 🙏🏼😘🙏🏼
  • 8 days ago

Allison Bacon

So thankful to hear this positive news! You all are in my thoughts and prayers. Sending much love! ❤️
  • 8 days ago

Becca Weissinger

Praise God from whom all blessings flow! We'll continue to root root root for the home team... Go Bear!
  • 8 days ago

Pam Tallmadge

Praying Bobby!!!!! Your positive strength spiritually, mentally and physically goes a long way! Keep it up Coach!!
  • 8 days ago

patti sanders

Praise God for such wonderful news!!!!
  • 8 days ago

Betsy Marshall

Thank you, Lord. Your mercies are new every morning!
Bear Strong 🐻💪
  • 8 days ago

Lane Ritch

So happy to hear all of this good news! It still amazes me the strength and support that your family continues to give you! That is the best medicine you could ever receive! Continuing to pray for you, Bobby, and sending much love from the Ritch family! ❤️❤️
  • 8 days ago

Theresa Ward

Praise Jesus! 🙏 Thank you Lord for pouring your healing on my friend Bob!🐝
  • 8 days ago