Monthly Archives: April 2014

Life is tough when scars run deep, but God makes ways to cope, #2

Triggers.  That seems to be a very present and pressing occurrence in the lives of many who thought they had recovered from abuse.  A dear friend has been struggling with those awful feelings triggered by present circumstances even though the … Continue reading

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Life is tough when scars run deep, but God makes ways to cope

Life hurts.  Hurts leave scars.  If you’ve been abused like me, your scars run very deep.  Sometimes I think the scars have healed over and won’t burst open again, but things have a way of penetrating and piercing those scars … Continue reading

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Living spiritually is hard, but God makes a way: Joy

Ever wonder how people say they have joy even while their lives are tanking?  Even been concerned about their sanity or grasp of reality?  I don’t know about you, but when I read James’ comment to count it all joy … Continue reading

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