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Why I share my story of Surviving Sex Trafficking

Today, one of the most rewarding things in my life, is getting to share my story with others that haven’t figured out theirs yet. I have come to know that when I share in a transparent and vulnerable way – it gives others a chance to do the same. 510 more words

A Day Out Of The Life. Looking Back & Moving Forward - Lifting Our Voices.

Weaning Amelia

So I made the controversial decision to wean Amelia early, she is almost 4 months old and in the last week that I have spoon feeding her she is so much happier. 306 more words

Giveaway - Dancing Alone: Learning to Live Again

Grieving is Like Flying Blind

“Imagine you’re learning to fly and the instructor takes you into a cloud. You’re flying without a reference point of what is up and down. 152 more words


Surviving The Holidays After Losing A Loved One

Near the end of April earlier this year, I lost my best friend, Ty to a heart attack. She was 26 years old. She had… 960 more words


Grief Strikes Like a Rattlesnake

Grief Strikes Like a Rattlesnake

“ strikes like a rattlesnake: quick, painful, and intense, releasing its poisonous venom into you. Life is different, Ray. Whatever way you experienced life as before, that’s over. 104 more words


Grumpy Preachers and PMS


Probably the biggest faux pas of my professional ministry occurred the Monday that I forgot to have the church unlocked for the P.M.S. 1,284 more words


Advent: Jesus has Been There and Done That!

I think Jesus is a “been there, done that” kinda guy. He comes to me on the same level. He doesn’t approach me as a king on his high horse telling me to “do this you lowly scum!” Instead, he approaches me as a fellow human, someone who knows what I go through and tells me “I’ve been there, done that, come and follow me.” 404 more words