Whether you’ve lost a close loved one, a relationship, or the life you wanted, those losses have to be grieved, and one of the side effects is anger. So, we have to find a way to express our anger that helps us heal, but doesn’t cause others the need to. … More Anger…and what to do about it.
It may be hoping a spouse will change and recommit to a marraige, and they don’t. It may be a job that we truly want and don’t get. Even though some things very dear to our hearts are denied, let’s not lose hope. … More “But why, God?”
“I can’t wait to see where this journey takes me. To see what God has planned for me. God does not waste our pain.” … More He’s Still on the Throne
“I prayed, and continue to pray, for God to keep me from drinking, cheating, lying, stealing, and gambling on a daily basis. I began to look for God in my life, and for the first time ever, actually believed I felt him working in me.” … More Resisting the Urge
“…things that are happening in my life don’t define me. They no longer have the ability to pull me down into the depths, because they don’t carry the same weight as they used to. Instead of being afraid of those things; like my brother’s death, dealing with an eating disorder, or a bad relationship, … More I am Not Alone
I didn’t know how the bills would be paid, how I could afford an attorney, or where I could find a job… … More Shelter from the Storm
“I just felt hopeless, with so much remorse, I really thought the right thing to do, the right answer, would be to die.” – excerpt from Family Restored, one woman’s story. What if we decide to trust God and start to follow Jesus, but fail? What if we fall on the face of our good … More Feeling Defeated?
“Thank-you for your service.” Even though my chest puffs up a little when I hear those words, deep inside, I feel a little sick. I’m no hero. That’s what one veteran told me recently. He couldn’t look me in the eye. In fact, he couldn’t look anyone in the eye. Have you felt that way? … More Battlefield without Boundaries.