Daughters, Arise!

Daughters, Arise!

I am looking forward to speaking at the Boundless Sisterhood’s ARISE Women’s Conference on Saturday, September 25th at LifeSpring Church in Durham, NC. Today I am sharing on the Boundless Sisterhood blog about what it means to be a daughter of the King. I hope you will join me by clicking here: Daughters, Arise! This […]

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Boundless Sisterhood: Arise! Conference

I can’t wait to share at the Boundless Sisterhood Arise! Women’s Conference. It will be on 9/25/2021 at LifeSpring Church in Durham, NC. You don’t want to miss an incredible day of worship with Susan Valles, along with inspirational messages by guest speakers, Bren Culbertson and Robin R. King. Recently, I was interviewed by Susan […]

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Dearly Loved Daughters

Follow God’s example, therefore, as dearly loved children and walk in the way of love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God. Ephesians 5:2 The lens of Childhood Sexual Abuse affected my life and my vision. It distorted my perceptions and impacted my […]

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Getting Unstuck

I’ve been stuck.  I haven’t posted much this year and I feel like I am so behind. I don’t even know where to start. I haven’t shared much here because I wanted to focus on writing my story.  I came to a defining moment in my story and I struggled to write it.   There were […]

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Embracing Christmas …when it’s less than perfect

I am all about traditions, routine, order, and knowing what to expect.  When plans change, it can be very triggering for me. Even something as lovely as a vacation can set me on edge and make me feel vulnerable. As much as I smile and delight in the fun on the outside, on the inside […]

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Remember His Words

Then they remembered his words.  Luke 24:8 When I finished the last post for Baby Steps, my plan was to continue writing my story.  Instead, I took a break and I have barely opened my laptop. Sometimes, when I put it down it is hard to pick it back up.  Truth be told, there are […]

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Baby Steps: His light breaks my chains.

Something really big happened in me during that facedown laid flat prayer time.  He lifted me and He gave me a voice, but He also filled me to the top with courage, boldness and passion. Something shifted inside of me.  In my group therapy session, she gave us each a small box, magazines, scissors and […]

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Baby Steps: Jesus said, “Daughter, your faith has healed you.”

I saw him, my abuser.   We were at an event and the first comment he made to me was he could tell I had lost weight.  I immediately wanted to eat a doughnut or five. I went to the bathroom to breathe and when I returned I had on my “all is well” mask […]

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