Quiet Compassion

I’d like to introduce to my friend and fellow author Michelle De Bruin. To celebrate the October 23 release of her second book, Hope for Tomorrow, I’ve invited Michelle to share a blog with all of us today. You can read more of her blogs at http://michelledebruin.com/author/michelledebruin/ Quiet Compassion by my guest blogger, Michelle De Bruin… Read More

What should my scandalous life look like?

The Merriam-Webster online dictionary gives this full definition of scandal: a :  discredit brought upon religion by unseemly conduct in a religious person b :  conduct that causes or encourages a lapse of faith or of religious obedience in another loss of or damage to reputation caused by actual or apparent violation of morality or propriety : disgrace a : … Read More

Growing to maturity

If you are a victim of abuse, you remain a victim until you choose to enter into the healing process–which includes forgiveness. When you choose to forgive your abuser(s), it releases the hold that the abuser(s) has over you. Your choice to forgive begins to remove the pain and scars they have left in your… Read More