Stone of Remembrance

This morning, after speaking to my Mother and then reading a devotional from Our Daily Bread, I was challenged to remember. Remember what God has brought me through; the battles He has already helped me overcome; the times that I so strongly wanted to give up, and yet God enabled me to keep going. It's so…

A Greater Purpose

18 I consider that our present sufferings are not worth comparing with the glory that will be revealed in us...28 And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose. 29 For those God foreknew he also predestined to be conformed to the image…

Our Time of Need

For we do not have a high priest who is unable to empathize with our weaknesses, but we have one who has been tempted in every way, just as we are—yet he did not sin. Let us then approach God’s throne of grace with confidence, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to…

12 Nuggets of Wisdom from My Experience with Mental Illness: Part 1

Living with a mental illness for the past fifteen or so years has been a harrowing experience. I've had some up's, but many down's. Thankfully, however, God has enabled me to learn from my experiences and to develop a few tactics in order to live a more enriched and satisfying life. I would like to…

He Never Lets Go

 I have so many thoughts running through my mind right now, I don't even know where to start. This past Wednesday, I was discharged from the behavioral health program that I had been attending for twelve weeks. I learned so much during this time, and I definitely feel like it was worth it. I acquired…