Transparency: seeing through shame

I experienced a turning point this morning. Down in the very sacred parts of me. I've shared with people who ask, that I was saved at a very young age. I grew up in church and never remember a time where I did not believe in the things recorded in the Bible. I also, don't…

God’s Grace and Direction in a Time of Great Sadness

There are thousands of "my ex did me wrong" stories out there, but this one is different. This one ends with God's grace and direction. Please join me in my first attempt at telling this story in text. I'll skip over our relationship and why it didn't work out. I'll even spare you the details…

How emotional wounds heal like physical wounds

On my morning walk, I was having a conversation with God about some wounds from 10 years ago that were still sneaking their way into my relationships today. I came to him with an open mind ready to soak up any wisdom he could give me. The result was a little surprising but extremely helpful! …