Freedom


Oh, how this world hurts. There is pain and heartache everywhere. The media highlights all the tragic, horrific, astounding, and mind-boggling negative things…happening all around us. We are bombarded with all the sin that surrounds us. We can look out at the crowd and see the sadness and hurt in other people’s eyes. The reality … Continue reading Freedom

What makes them so happy?


Do you ever look at other people and think “what makes them so happy?”. Do you ever feel so discouraged that you feel as if you just want to give up? Maybe you aren’t recognized for the job that you work so hard to perform…or maybe you feel as if your hard work and effort … Continue reading What makes them so happy?

Emotional Pain


No one wants to talk about pain. I’m not talking about physical pain…I’m talking about emotional pain. Emotional pain is hard to face. It’s the kind of pain that we bury deep down in our gut…and try to ignore. It has to do with years of trying to pretend that those deep hurts are gone, […]

Emotional Pain


No one wants to talk about pain. I’m not talking about physical pain…I’m talking about emotional pain. Emotional pain is hard to face. It’s the kind of pain that we bury deep down in our gut…and try to ignore. It has to do with years of trying to pretend that those deep hurts are gone, … Continue reading Emotional Pain

Light


Why is it so hard to be honest about what we are going through in our lives? For the most part, people do as much as they can…to hide the truth. Society causes us to attempt to put on our masks each day. We may be asked several times throughout the day, “how are you … Continue reading Light

Growth


    Growth and development occur on two levels. We have voluntary growth through the willingness to better ourselves in education, health, jobs, faith, etc. Then, there is involuntary growth…the growth that comes from being forced into handling adversity or situations in life. At the time of the difficulties, it is hard to view anything … Continue reading Growth