Tag Archives: rejection

You are not your thighs

The tendency of the human condition is to want to be the god of our own lives, fix our own problems, change people to fit our preferences and find security in the things of the world. It’s our greatest struggle and leads to many of our downfalls. It doesn’t take long in our...
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No one told me…

Recently I was asked to speak to a group of teens. Not just any teens, but teens who are living their childhood through the foster care system or protective custody. The room was full of eyes who have seen and bodies who have been exposed to abuse, neglect and abandonment. You could feel...
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Hello, old friend.

I’m overwhelmed by the response of my last post: Hi. This is the real me. Thank you to everyone who posted, shared or sent me a personal message. I see you. You responded because the real you has been where I have been or where I am at or you are walking...
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What If…I lose the weight and gain it back?

What if? Have you ever allowed the “what if?” voice to drive you into a state of fear and paralyzation? It happens often. It’s the enemy’s favorite mantra. This small phrase alone is enough to keep us distracted from getting the very things we say we want in life. Have you ever asked...
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