For most of us the struggle was long, painful and lonely to the place where we are now. But survive we have, and survive we will. times we thought we could go no further are only dimly recalled. The
In recognition of Domestic Violence Awareness month . . .
For Women telling their stories, ” The beauty of hearing and seeing each other is that it helps us to hear and see ourselves. We know better who we are when we listen to and observe one another.”(author unknown) It
Balance – We vacillate between feeling confident some days, lucky on others, and yet frequently scared on others. It’s human to vacillate. We need not be anxious because our emotions refuse to stand still. Changing emotions are part of
Becoming rooted in God with daily attention to the nourishment we need, offers us sanity and hope. We discover that all things can be handled; no situation is too much for us. Strength, confidence, freedom from fear are the
We have a right to peace, prosperity and success, even when it means we leave the “hood.” Does this mean you think the “hood” is bad? No, it simply means the “hood” is not where you choose to be. Growth
Think reflectively. When you think reflectively it give you emotional integrity. It enables you to distance yourself from the intense emotions of past experiences and see them with fresh eyes. You can see the thrills of the past in the
Being Thankful . . . Sometimes in life, we set our sights on a particular thing. Perhaps there is an award we want to win, or we want to be the high scorer on our team. Perhaps there
Sometimes life can feel like an unwanted roller coaster ride, with “down-hill” drops and hairpin curves we never see coming. When unexpected difficulties occur, the Bible reminds us that our best recourse is to place our trust in God.