When you live with an abusive person, your attempts to draw healthy boundaries or to confront the person's "meanness" can result in further or more severe abuse. Now that we are living in isolation, the abuse can become more extreme. However, you have the power to
Our gift of unconditional love, grace, mercy, and forgiveness came in God’s gift of Jesus to us. Without God’s greatest gift of all, we would be doomed now and for eternity.
When God sent Jesus to earth to live among us, he opened His heavens to us. Jesus is the essence and access of God’s love, joy, peace, and all his other attributes in us. In Christ, we have hope, healing, love, and transforming restoration. The origin and spirit of Christmas is Christ.
One of the most frightening and traumatic experiences in life [...]
If you have realized a relationship you are currently in is primarily in the unhealthy category, it’s time to see the truth.
If you are like me, and you never learned about healthy relationships, or you didn’t have healthy role models, there's no way for you to discern unhealthy manipulation camouflaged in compliments, gifts, or continual time with the person.
“Turn the other cheek, forgive everyone, and pretend nothing happened; [...]
“I just want someone to take care of me.” This [...]
What are your boundaries? How have they protected you? Ready [...]
Until we discover how to let Christ’s perfect love flow in us and work through us, we can be easily deceived into thinking we just need to find our “perfect love,” in another person.