Tag: pain

A very personal story

I barely know where to begin. The last few years have been a whirlwind of events. Four years ago, God called us to bring a teenager into our home and pursue adoption. After disappointment after disappointment, we found our precious son. The was almost… Continue Reading “A very personal story”

As Waters Gone By

by Cynthia Ruchti A story of pain, sorrow, healing, love and cleansing. Emmalyn moves to a small town so she can pick up the pieces of her life. Well, so she can pick up the pieces of what’s left of her life. Her husband… Continue Reading “As Waters Gone By”

The Thorn Bearer

by Pepper D. Basham I don’t even know where to begin. I have never read a novel that tackles such a difficult subject with as much clarity, truth, and passion. Sexual abuse is something that over 50% of women have suffered with at some… Continue Reading “The Thorn Bearer”

Last Words of Jesus

by Stu Epperson, Jr. I have never really thought too deeply into the last few phrases that Jesus spoke before his death on the cross. In this book, Stu details the words and their meanings. He shows us why they were so significant. Jesus… Continue Reading “Last Words of Jesus”

Life as it is.

A lot of you know that I suffer from Ehlers-Danlos. For many years, we didn’t know what it was. I was told I had Fibromyalgia, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome,  and a host of other things. “Yoga” they said. “Swimming” I was told. So for 20… Continue Reading “Life as it is.”

2 Week Break? Yes, Please!

You may (or may not) have noticed that I have been on a bit of a sabbatical. I needed a couple of weeks of to deal with my ongoing health issues and try to relax. So, social media was first on my list to… Continue Reading “2 Week Break? Yes, Please!”

Adoption Process = RIP MY HAIR OUT

It is unbelievable that we have been in this process for over two years now. How many people want teenage, sibling brothers?! How hard could it possibly be??? Daily, my mind is blown. Hourly, my heart is broken. I honestly don’t know how God… Continue Reading “Adoption Process = RIP MY HAIR OUT”