Category Archives: Abuse

God, Spiritual Abuse, and You

Yesterday, someone contacted me in tears because she had been cast out of a group and unfriended on Facebook.  God had sent her across my path the day before, and we were setting the groundwork for her to begin counseling … Continue reading

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How God Helped Us to Pray Better

Do you ever get stuck in prayer? Are your prayers always the same, about the same people and situations? Are your prayers hopeful or hopeless? Pastor G and I have been God’s for a long time, and we are always … Continue reading

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Are you stuck in unforgiveness? God can help you move forward.

I’ve been blessed to be God’s for over 30 years now, and He still helps me live His way in spite of myself. He can help you, too. Those of you who have followed this blog know that I was … Continue reading

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Do you pray for those who spitefully use you?

Matthew 5:44 (NKJV) 44 But I say to you, love your enemies, bless those who curse you, do good to those who hate you, and pray for those who spitefully use you and persecute you,   Today, I had an awful … Continue reading

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Is your face in a jar by the door?

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Looking for love in all the right places

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Relationships, Boundaries, and You

I struggled with a relationship that had seemed promising but was reshaping itself into a burden.  I met this sister in Christ online, and we began to share our backgrounds and selves as women do.  We have much in common … Continue reading

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