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January 30, 2018

Expressions of Anger

In your anger do not sin: do not let the sun go down while you are still angry. Ephesians 4:26 Anger in and of itself is […]
January 24, 2018

Marriage is Rough

I have been married for 9 years. Lately this blessed union of true love and commitment has only resembled the later; commitment. We both know it. […]
January 18, 2018

Needing Help

Tight chest. Racing heart. Pacing mind. This is what anxiety felt like to me. Anxiety used to disable me.  It was something that controlled me and […]
January 9, 2018

Let It Go

It was a cozy, fall night around our backyard picnic table. Some of our closest friends were over, and we were doing the things that close […]
January 3, 2018

Writing Your Story

In 2012 I gave birth to our third son, 10 ½ months after having birthed his older brother. The early years of having Irish twins brought […]
December 22, 2017

Making Room

Christmas for me is a time of longing but not the kind of longing most Christian blogs will profess. Year after year I find myself ready to […]
December 11, 2017

Isaiah’s Story #GiveTheGiftOfHope

This is my son, Isaiah. He feels big giant feelings, and doesn’t always know how to express them in a socially normative/acceptable way. Part of his […]
December 4, 2017

Erica’s Story

  I first came to the House of Hope through an anonymous gift of Phase I of the Ultimate Journey. I was struggling with never feeling […]
November 27, 2017

For He Shows Me The Way #GiveTheGiftOfHope

I was stuck, trapped in a life of despair. The Lord took my hand and said, “I care.” He led me to a house at the […]