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HIDDEN AMONGST THE RUBBLE

Hidden Amongst the RubbleMany years ago, I met this guy named Alan. He was everything I’d ever dreamed a man to be.

I had just moved 856 miles away from my family, escaping 13 years of sexual abuse. I was 22 years old, standing alone, raw and lost to say the least. Love was not something I ever knew, it was something I’d never been shown. I was stifling years of pain, staring down scars, scars embedded in my soul. Continue reading HIDDEN AMONGST THE RUBBLE

Setting Healthy Boundaries

Setting Healthy Boundaries

We all have to set boundaries for ourselves. It’s very important. Boundary setting is not about getting other people to change. It is about deciding what you are prepared to tolerate and then communicating those limits firmly and consistently.

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“Truth Be Told” on the Coffee & Christ Show

Original Air Date: December 2, 2013

The TRUTH… Would you rather have people be brutally honest with you, or would you rather have people “beat around the bush” and sugarcoat things when you’re asking for their advice??? I totally believe that shooting people straight is the greatest form of respect there is but not everyone agrees. Check out “Truth Be Told” on the Coffee & Christ Show.

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The Coffee & Christ Show Talking the Forgiveness Gift

Forgiveness does not mean pretending everything is “OK.”  It doesn’t mean forgetting the hurt either.  Forgiveness is simply the act of surrendering our desire for revenge; our desire to hurt someone for having hurt us.   Forgiveness is the gift we give ourselves that enables us to stop picking at the scab and start making a plan for healing.

 

Watch Joy Brown as she shares her testimony on the Coffee & Christ show: When God Calls

 

The Coffee & Christ Show Talking Insecurities

People who experience a lack of confidence tend to find difficulty in a variety of different aspects of their lives. If you’re battling insecurity, it may be holding you back and preventing you from achieving your dreams.

 

Are You Struggling With Insecurity?

Do you have ever have trouble being confident in who you are,struggling with doubts, fears and insecurities? Do you ever feel like you just aren’t good enough and you can never seem to measure up in the eyes of others and in your own? Me too.

 

Being comfortable in our own skin is one of the greatest challenges in life yet being secure means a greater experience of success all the way around. It means more meaningful, deeper relationships, and gains us a higher degree of respect for ourselves and from others.

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