Healing Hurts (but it’s worth it)

When you're hurting, the advice is to "give it time". Time heals all wounds, right? What no one tells you is that time alone isn't enough. Healing has to be intentional. They also don't tell you that healing is not easy. It hurts. For those of you who can wake up one day, truly unbothered … Continue reading Healing Hurts (but it’s worth it)

I Gave Up & God Took Over

I Quit. I threw my hands up and said "I don't want to do it anymore". I'm tired. I'm confused. I'm frustrated. I'm emotional. My feelings are hurt.I feel stupid. I. Give. Up. I'm done trying. I'm throwing in the towel. Moving forward. Don't care anymore. Forget it. Over it. *insert shrug emoji* And on … Continue reading I Gave Up & God Took Over

Growing in God: Obedience. Discipline. Self-Control.

"Do not merely listen to the word, and so deceive yourselves. Do what it says. Anyone who listens to the word but does not do what it says is like someone who looks at his face in a mirror and, after looking at himself, goes away and immediately forgets what he looks like. But whoever looks … Continue reading Growing in God: Obedience. Discipline. Self-Control.

Healing vs. Coping

"Coping is DEALING with an issue, Healing is working THROUGH it. Coping is the reliance on short term fixes while healing is the reliance on long term actions that bring permanent wholeness. Are you healing or are you coping?"LaShawntelle Carson-Pops, Founder of REVIVE Mental Health Organization Inc. Life is hard at times. We face challenges … Continue reading Healing vs. Coping