I can’t overstate how important it is for each of us to have people in our lives that we allow to speak truth to us.Read more "I Had Become Toxic…"
Living constantly in the burden and pain of our suffering can either become an end destination or a passageway for each of us.Read more "When Hope is Lost (A Lesson from Birds)…"
In silence, I carried a heavy burden of heartache. In private, I struggled with intense guilt, shame, and depression. I never talked about my abortion to anyone. Ever.Read more "My Abortion…"
And if it is our blood that must be poured out, turning the seas to crimson, for the world to know the life-giving, cross-like love of Christ, then let the waves wash over this land in forgiveness for what you have done. For even in the face of death, our own blood will cry out and give testimony.Read more "A Message to ISIS…"
Is God just out there and distant and removed from our pain? Does God even know what this life is like and how hard it is? Does God know how unjust this world can be toward people? Does God know how people close their doors in your face when you are in desperate need? Does God know what it is like to be pushed to the edges of society without a place to lay your head? Does God know what it is like to ache and be in so much pain?Read more "Christ is Christmas (so there’s that)…"
So yes, I have thanked God for this life. There is so much for which to be thankful. God is so much bigger than my impairments, and so much bigger than my ego. I am so thankful for that.Read more "thank you God for the pain- Kristen Wright"
Through the loss of my leg, I have been so THANKFUL for the growth I have experienced and my desire to be closer to God.Read more "thank you God for the pain- Scott Sandusky"