Surgery vs. Band-Aids

“My mother would take the Band-Aid off, clean the wound, and say, “Things that are covered don’t heal well.” Mother was right.” (T.D. Jakes) “I suppose it is tempting, if the only tool you have is a hammer, to treat everything as if it were a nail.”...

Self-Forgiveness

“The Lord is compassionate and merciful, slow to get angry and filled with unfailing love. He will not constantly accuse us, nor remain angry forever. He does not punish us for all our sins; He does not deal harshly with us, as we deserve. For His unfailing love...

3 Boundary Questions

“There is a big difference between hurt and harm. We all hurt sometimes in facing hard truths, but it makes us grow. It can be the source of huge growth. That is not harmful. Harm is when you damage someone. Facing reality is usually not a damaging experience, even...

Do All Things REALLY Work Together for Good?

“Pain invites us to grow. I hated how I felt. I chose to change. It can be done. You don’t have to rush. It will happen exactly as it is supposed to.” // Nanette Stein  “All things work together for good for those who love the Lord and are called according to His...

Time to Change

God said, “Let there be lights in the expanse of the heavens to separate the day from the night. And let them be for signs and for seasons, and for days and years… [Genesis 1:14]. The seasons were initiated when He spoke the Earth into motion. Although Spring...