Christian. Husband. Father-Grandfather. Author. Cancer-Fighter. Cancer-Journalist.


Timothy M. Shorey

As is clear from my site name, I am well-aware that I am nowhere near young anymore. But though I am 64, and am seriously ill with Stage Four cancer and a grim prognosis, I believe God still wants me to share what he has taught me over the past six and a half decades of life

Books by Timothy M. Shorey

Respect the Image

The Communion Truce

30/30 Hindsight


Tim aims to make every truth transformative and every story connect to the truth.

– Jeffrey S. Black


A focused and helpful plea for greater listening and learning in all our relationships.

– Ruth Naomi Floyd


Expertly crafted, this rich biblical treatment of relational and racial unity is a blessing.

– Diane Hunt

Read my blog

His Way with Words

Power in Weakness

Do you have your go-to parts of God’s Word? I do. For comfort, there’s Isaiah 40. For identity in Jesus, there’s Ephesians 1–3. To see Christ’s majesty, there’s Hebrews 1. For a heavenly hug, there’s Romans 8:28–39. For a reminder of who wins, there’s Revelation...

Job’s Groan for Justice

“From out of the city the dying groan, and the soul of the wounded cries for help; yet God charges no one with wrong” (Job 24:12). Job’s complaint reflects what is often our perception of life in this fallen world. People groan and cry for help as they are truly...

Nakushi No More:  How Christ Changes Our Name

Nakushi No More: How Christ Changes Our Name

In certain parts of India, many girls have been given the name Nakushi. It’s a name some parents gave newborn girls when they were hoping for a boy instead. Local superstitions say that if parents name their daughter Nakushi, they will reverse the girl-curse, and...