A Father’s Heart


Our earthly fathers teach us about the heart of our heavenly Father. If they display kindness, patience, gentle instruction, and loving discipline we will view God’s heart towards us in that same way. And if they are distant, demanding, angry or violent towards us, we will expect our heavenly father to be of that nature. … More A Father’s Heart

Are You a Victim?


And will not God bring about justice for his chosen ones, who cry out to him day and night? Will he keep putting them off? I tell you, he will see that they get justice…”  Jesus                                                                                               Luke 18:7-8 Have you ever been robbed? I was once. Someone broke into my house and stole $600 … More Are You a Victim?

Are You Stuck?


Sometimes in our journey, we feel stuck. Maybe we are facing a unscalable wall of circumstantial impossibility. Or we feel like we are dragging a wagon full of stuff through the sand at the beach, inching along as sweat drips down our face. The ocean looks so far away. Will we ever get there? Slow … More Are You Stuck?

Facing Our Pain


I’ll come straight to the point. I’ve come to recognize other women like myself who have tried to protect themselves by denying the truth of trauma, abuse or sexual addiction in their lives or their spouses’ lives. But the protection we think we create actually prolongs our pain and hurts those we love as well. … More Facing Our Pain

Can You Relate?


Moving our life forward means navigating relationships. This week someone introduced me to a website with tests and tools for discovering our style of relating in relationships based on our past experiences. “Your childhood relational experiences are wired into your behaviors and beliefs, creating imprints called “love styles.” The couple, Milan and Kay Yerkovich, who … More Can You Relate?