I moved from broken to beautiful, and you can too. I’ve endured many challenges and trials in my lifetime and have experienced fear, anger, discouragement, depression, and at times even despair. I struggled to forgive God and those who hurt me. I understand those emotions. Through those difficulties, God gave me a compassion for people and a desire to help others move from broken to beautiful.
Have you ever felt overwhelmed? Yesterday afternoon I thought about four major projects I need to finish in addition to every day tasks. I asked myself, “How will I ever get done?” Maybe I can’t get done. Maybe I’ve taken on more than I can do. As I stared out the window, I thought about…… Continue Reading
¿Te has sentido abrumada alguna vez? Ayer por la tarde pensé de cuatro proyectos mayores que necesito terminar además de los quehaceres diarios. Me pregunté, “¿Cómo voy a terminar?” Tal vez yo no pueda terminar. Tal vez haya empezado más que puedo hacer. Al mirar por la ventana, pensé de huir pero reí. Eso no…… Continue Reading
We’ve heard the phrase, “I Have a Dream,” many times. Today let’s take a look at part of Martin Luther King JR’s speech in which he talks about the process of his people “gaining [their] rightful place.” King warned his people “Let us not seek to satisfy our thirst for freedom by drinking from the…… Continue Reading
Henry, a man in his 40s, sat in my office and hung his head. “How could I have sex with another woman?” He continued to look at the floor. “How could I be unfaithful to the only woman who has ever loved me?” I waited a couple of minutes. “Perhaps you fell for the serpent’s…… Continue Reading
Enrique, un hombre de unos 40 años, se sentó en mi oficina y agachó la cabeza. “¿Cómo pude tener relaciones sexuales con otra mujer? Continuó a mirar el piso. ¿Cómo pude ser infiel a la única mujer que me ha amado?” Esperé unos dos minutos. “Tal vez fueras engañado por las mentiras de la serpiente…… Continue Reading