Monthly Archives: March 2013

What’s Happening?

John and I have just finished a busy week of seminars. On Wednesday this week we will be doing our first in the secular mental health world, reaching those who are on the verge of going to jail if they … Continue reading

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Hearing the Words, “I Love You”

When my husband says these words my heart is warmed.  When the God of the universe says these words my heart is not only warmed but transformed.  Have you ever heard God speaking directly into your heart and soul? A … Continue reading

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Making it Through One Day at a Time with Depression

Usually, when I woke up in the morning, it was as if everything was black, I had no desire to do anything let alone even get out of bed.  As a believer, I would call out, “help Jesus, please help!” … Continue reading

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Shelly

This morning I was sitting, pondering the day and waiting for the worship service to begin.  There was a young woman seated two chairs away from me with a cast on her leg and a multi-colored right eye. Not wanting … Continue reading

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Release from the Dark Place

I remember calling up my counselor one day and expressing that I was going through a really tough day.  I am not sure that this was a “professional” approach but he replied basically, “so what? tomorrow is another day!”   … Continue reading

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Feeding a Dark Place

If anyone has suffered with depression it is not an easy place, in fact it can be downright debilitating.  On Sunday I (Sally) shared with a church family my struggle with this condition.  I began when I was a young … Continue reading

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Moral Sanity

Albert Mohler, president, Southern Baptist wrote in 2004, “…we must help a fragmenting and hurting society to pick up the pieces. Love of neighbor compels us to seek the good of others, even when they will not seek it for … Continue reading

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The Heart

What the heart is worshipping is a key aspect of understanding and overcoming addictive behavior.  Are we worshipping the One True God, and relying on Him to meet all our needs or are we turning to our flesh and worshipping … Continue reading

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Our heart for Europe

There is always a special place in our hearts for this area of the world! There is so much natural and man -made beauty. So much history that it is hard to imagine that it is one of the neediest … Continue reading

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Attitude! Choice :+)

I don’t know what happens to you when life gets hectic and all of a sudden there are 101 things to do? Well, I am not proud of this but I grow increasingly more impatient with those around me, I … Continue reading

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