State takes kids away from Mom because she tried to protect them!?

What would you do if the only “wrong” thing you’d done was to protect your children, but the State took your kids away? I know that’s a weird thing to ask, but seriously, think about it. I know you’re thinking, “That would never happen. They only take kids away from abusive or unfit parents.” That’s … More State takes kids away from Mom because she tried to protect them!?

Words You Hear When Your “Illness” Isn’t “Real” Enough

It never ceases to amaze me how little most people understand about mental illness. Depression, for example, is a very real illness, often caused by a very real chemical imbalance, which causes hormonal imbalance and symptoms of fatigue, lethargy, debilitating sadness, thoughts of self harm, and often a desire to end one’s life. Yet, how … More Words You Hear When Your “Illness” Isn’t “Real” Enough

Pearls

This is going to be short and sweet because I would love for you to click on the link at the bottom and read through the article there. I used to be a firm believer in the so-called biblical teaching of a couple named Michael and Debbie Pearl. I bought their books, read their magazine … More Pearls

Trust Your Gut!

Wow! I can’t believe that January 23rd already marked the first year anniversary of this blog. In some ways it doesn’t seem like it could have possibly only been a year and in other ways it seems like it’s been a lifetime ago. Thank you to those of you who continue to read and share … More Trust Your Gut!