Tag: To My Readers

Sexual Abuse – Revealing the Signs. Can You See Them?

Sexual abuse – revealing the signs. Can you see them? I am finding this post exceptionally challenging to write. My first attempt consisted of only gruesome facts while listing evidence and the results of this crime. All of this is available to any of you with online research. So, I decided to change my angle …

Physical Abuse – Revealing the Signs. Can You See Them?

Physical abuse—revealing the signs. Can you see them? Abuse can happen to anyone, male or female, adult or child. It crosses all social, economic, and racial boundaries. Abuse shows no limitations. Statistics reveal that one in four women, one in nine men, and one in seven children fall victim to this heinous crime. Physical Abuse …

Revealing 7 Abuse Forms, Can You See Their Signs?

Revealing seven abuse forms, can you see their signs? Today’s blog introduces a nine-week series. In each following week, I will cover a specific form of abuse. Recently, I received a request to write a post on financial abuse. Another reader asked that I post concrete steps about how to get safely out of an …

Do You Know How to Better Balance Your Life?

Do you know how to balance your life better? I’ve often felt that navigating life is like walking a tightrope as thin as dental floss. This visual concept budded as a child, as my dogmatic father imposed upon me a god to be feared. Father made the line between good and evil almost undetectable, enforced …

What Valuable Heart Gift Would You Bring to the Manger?

What valuable heart gift would you bring to the manger? If present on that holy night, have you considered what you would offer your newborn Savior? The time to present gifts to our Lord has not passed. Indeed, we have this sacred opportunity not only every Christmas but every day. Overcoming Depression A proven way …

Discover How to Be More Joyous This Christmas.

Discover how to be more joyous this Christmas. This season of celebration is not a joyous one for everyone. In fact, it is common for abuse survivors to deal with depression this time of year. As families gather and hopes of love and peace ring through the air, unhealed wounds and loneliness magnify. The Fantasy …

Back to the Basics – Do You Need Its Value?

Back to the basics—do you need its value? In today’s non-stop world, life can easily overwhelm us. As a mother of adult children, I’ve noticed that their lives consist of innumerable pressures—far more than when I had raised them, pulling them in every direction. The trend continues producing more time-pressing burdens for each subsequent generation …

Revealing How to Make Each Moment Valuable.

In today’s blog, I will reveal how to make each moment valuable. Indeed there is value in every situation. It doesn’t matter if it is commonplace, dynamic, or even tragic. The value exists, nonetheless. All you need to do is open your eyes and see it. Every situation provides a unique opportunity, tailored by God, …

Choose the Best Perspective that Serves Your Heart.

Choose the best perspective that serves your heart. How do we do this? Are you one who walks through their day counting blessings no matter what the current situation offers? Or maybe you are so lost in tribulations that all you can find are reasons for despair. Tomorrow is Thanksgiving Day, the day to reflect …

Do You Know How to See Hidden Truths?

Do you know how to see hidden truths within ourselves and others? For one reason or another, we have moments where we place masks on to hide our true selves. But, why do we conceal who we honestly are? Meeting new people presents classic moments to participate in this practice. Many lurk behind their forged …