Getting Past Your Past: The Hard Work of Forgiveness

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I used to think that some things were simply unforgivable, rape and murder among them. I felt completely justified in hating the ex-boyfriend who raped me. To forgive him seemed to mean that what he did was OK, and it wasn’t. What I have since discovered is that forgiveness isn’t endorsement and it certainly isn’t accompanied by warm, fuzzy feelings. …

Extravagant Love

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With Holiday Cheer in the air and pep in our step, we were excited to hand gifts to the women on the eve of the 13 year anniversary of Treasures Outreach. We piled into our shuttle a bit more snug than usual as we had over 70 beautifully wrapped and exquisitely bowed gift baskets along in tow. An extremely generous …

Life Hacks: Love Your Kids

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Love Your Kids LIFE HACKS: Rebuilding Your Life, One Hack at a Time Love your kids!  Love them like Jesus loves you, unconditionally. When we make mistakes or become disobedient, God still loves us and forgives us. I know it’s hard to love when you are mad, or frustrated, or hurt. But that’s when we can call on God to …

The F-Word

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    My friends Nicole Reyes and Holly Wagner gave me permission to share this chapter from their new book, “Survival Guide For Young Women” with you.  The entire book is filled with insights that will change your life!  Happy reading!   The F-Word: Forgiveness “Without forgiveness, there’s no future.” -Desmond Tutu   Archbishop Desmond Tutu knows what he’s talking about.  …