Praise and Thanksgiving

1 Chronicles 16: 8-12  Give praise to the Lord, proclaim his name;   make known among the nations what he has done. Sing to him, sing praise to him;   tell of all his wonderful acts. Glory in his holy name;   let the hearts of those who seek the Lord rejoice. Look to theContinue reading “Praise and Thanksgiving”

Abuse as told by Survivor #7

A Note from Jackie Here is the story of a journey of fear, growth and faith.  The survivor tells of struggles, temptations, hurts and fears that many often face in the shadow of difficult relationships with our parents or significant adults.  This story is no different.  As I read through the story, my heart wasContinue reading “Abuse as told by Survivor #7”

God Is There Before Me

 I feel no pain, there is only peace.  Then why am I so afraid to be vulnerable? To know peace is to understand that I am safe on this journey. Yet, to know that the door to my soul has been opened leaves me exposed and afraid.   To open up – to discuss – to exposeContinue reading “God Is There Before Me”