The Answer to Pain

As I worked through the recovering of memories that had been blocked through disassociation, I found myself with intense grief over what had happened. The pain of  the true reality of my life was overwhelming. It encompassed not just the memories of past abuse and the realizations of the people involved, but it also began … More The Answer to Pain

Soul Healing

As I was experiencing some minor health symptoms today I sighed, “How long, Lord? When will my miracle be complete?”  Oh, it’s close.  It really is.  I am healthier than I have been in 30 years.  These minor issues are the final step.  But the Lord reminded me again of the key:  “Dear friend, I … More Soul Healing

New Beginnings

To say 2015 was a difficult year is a huge understatement.  There is a quote going around on social media that says “There are years that ask questions and years that answer.” (Zora Neale Hurston, American folklorist and author.)  2015 was a year that answered and the answers were very hard.   Most people don’t […]

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Transforming Truth

“Truth is connected to memory – both in our personal histories as well as the history of God’s redemptive actions performed on our behalf.”~ John J. Parsons.   As a survivor of sexual abuse, my view of my life was that of a series of horrendous events that left me a mess in not just mind … More Transforming Truth