The “Beautiful You” Project – Personal Journal Entry

Journal entry: [As part of the "BEAUTIFUL YOU" project and it's purpose, I thought it very fitting to disclose my own struggle with approval & validation, with this very personal journal entry.]  Date of entry: 2. 17. 14 Matthew 11:28; Jesus…

GLITTER- PROOF (When Your Past Chokes the Light Out of Your Future) Part 2

This perpetual cycle of lies is one of greatest tactics of our enemy. Why? Because it works so well. His tactics appeal to our shame and condemnation because these are the things that sin produces in us. It is these very…

GLITTER- PROOF (When Your Past Chokes the Light Out of Your Future)

As I opened my eyes this morning and slumber left my soul, these words spoke silently to me: “Glitter- proof”. Now, I don’t normally think about glitter or work with glitter nor have I been near anything glittery for years!…

DO YOU SEE WHAT I SEE? The Art of Truly Looking

I was having a moment today as I recalled a memory of my sister.  Almost six years ago, our family was going through photographs of our oldest sister, who had just passed away suddenly from complications of diabetes. As part…

The “Beautiful You” Project…..Healing for the Souls of Women

Throughout my life, I have been and have encountered women who are hiding. Hiding because shame, abuse, failures, and comparisons that keep them from expressing the fullness of their beauty and strength that God ordained for them. It is my…

If I Knew Then What I Know Now…….a Lesson in Mothering

I have many things to be grateful for and of the lot, is the triumph that I raised three children; a daughter and twin sons. They are now grown with lives of their own, in which they are doing quite well. …