As heartbreaking as these moments are to watch, you are constantly reminded of Joey's unflappable spirit and heart. That footage became an incredible gift to him, one he decided to turn into and share with others. In November 2015, a number of Country artists, including Dolly Parton, Reba McEntire, Brooks and Dunn, Sara Evans and Rascal Flatts joined in sending video greetings to Joey. Blessings, Esther One of my best friends husband got diagnosed with stage 4 colon cancer and took a year and a half journey of ups and downs but in the end chose a natural route which made him feel better than chemo and helped him enjoy life with his twin 6 year olds. He was dressed for success. It gave me a sense of Christ in action.
The first half of the film shows the Feeks happily settling into country life. In what ways could making the movie and sharing his story help Rory recover from his loss? It's a heartfelt film that tells a sad but compelling story, and it may motivate meaningful family discussion. Christian messages include accepting of God's plan, having faith and gratitude at even the darkest times, being true to your beliefs, and finding comfort in religious practice. The movie leaves viewers with an urgency to live everyday as if it is a gift, thank God for what He has given, and enjoy the simple moments of life. Successful country music singer-songwriters, the Feeks take time off from their busy careers to welcome their first child and spend a year with the baby on the family farm. Rory has crafted a film that is so much more than a moving tribute to his wife and family. There's also an equal measure of heartbreaking footage.
The well dressed man will never know he changed my life, but he did. But in this rendition, Joey would play the part of the ailing one, singing to her silent husband, and reassuring him that he would be able to go on, even after she was gone. It is beautiful: each homemade scene framed with an artistic eye and professionally edited, set in a historic farmhouse surrounded by idyllic green fields. Sounds like a worthwhile story! There are so many that it would be hard to pick just one… from looking back and seeing how God brought my Dad into our lives after our father tragically passed away when I was very young, to seeing how He has protected my loves ones from horrible accidents time and time again, to the way He has brought certain friends out of hard financial situations. The documentary continues with their building of a barn behind their home so they can perform concerts while still being at home. However, the opinions are all mine! This movie tells the story of the incredible Joey Feek and her amazing life. As Joey's went through treatment, her body weakened drastically.
She and her husband continued to check things off her bucket list, and between her 75 rounds of chemo, she lived life to the fullest. It also demonstrates the importance of prayer and being grateful to God for His provision. So yes: a very rich woman indeed. In May 2014, it became their reality when Joey was diagnosed with cervical cancer. They decided to put their career on the backburner and settle into a slower life on their small Tennessee far. At the Bluebird Café, a famous restaurant in Nashville, Tennessee, Joey met Rory, an equally budding artist.
This story really pulls at my heart, Joey and Rory. Those familiar with their story know that Joey tragically did not survive. The biggest takeaway is to have faith that love will carry you through anything. Soon she was diagnosed with a large mass behind her bladder and cervix, requiring surgery and chemotherapy. Soon after, Joey began not feeling well, suffering abdominal pain and excessive weight loss. A true story that has brought me hope…oh, there are so many! After completing round after round of what doctors thought were successful treatments, Joey's cancer came back stronger.
Parents need to know that To Joey, with Love is a documentary about Joey and Rory Feek. The film's portrait of a baby with Down syndrome over her first two years is both remarkable and enlightening. Over the next two years, the family experiences the highest highs and the lowest lows. After winning this battle, Joey suffers another health crisis. For example, how did this intimate look at Indiana Feek's first two years impact what you knew about babies with Down syndrome? Looking back would have given him gratification, and he wanted to do something totally unselfish. There has been unusual cold weather her minus 10 and lower. As a teen I read their story written by Elizabeth about their call and commitment to take the gospel to the natives who eventually killed her husband and several other missionaries.
She truly was an amazing person, as is her husband, and if anything, this film will really remind you of that. This March, Joey died at age 40. Indiana, their beautiful baby girl, is diagnosed with Down syndrome. The movie captures life's many highs and lows and is both happy and sad, comic and tragic. Their love for God and one another truly made an impact on my life.
And, only 12 weeks later, Joey learns that she has cervical cancer. It was then that Joey knew she would spend her life with Rory. At first we thought the Down syndrome might overwhelm us, but we soon learned that it would be the least of our worries. But Joey and Rory themselves were the most attractive thing about their music: their evident love and friendship with one another just drew me right in as they sang. After having surgery to remove the mass, she was cancer free. When Joey + Rory came across my radar for the first time about three or four years ago, I was smitten.
After a whirlwind romance and wedding short time later, they began to tour around the country. After a whirlwind romance and wedding, they began touring around the country together. God granted all three desires. If you followed the Feeks story closely, you've seen snapshots of these moments. My granddaughter was born with Down syndrome and on top of that she also got lukemia. About four years ago, Joey and Rory Feek, a Country and bluegrass duo — and real-life husband and wife — were set to film a music video at their farmhouse in Tennessee.