Tag: Freedom

  • Open wounds: When the Hurt meets the Healer (Part 2)

    Continued from “Open Wounds: When the Hurt meets the Healer (Part 1)” Let’s review and expand on my Takeaways from my husband’s hand injury: Men – listen to your wives! I try not to be the “I told you so” wife, but for some reason, when it comes to the care of my family, my […]

  • Open wounds: When the Hurt meets the Healer (Part 1)

    “Cecily, we have to go to the hospital right NOW!” My husband, John, was standing in the doorway between the mudroom and the garage clutching his hand in a towel. He was still wearing his snow blowing gear and furry hat. It took me a few seconds to process what was happening. I had been […]

  • Do it like Daniel: Dedicated prayer brings discernment and answers

    Sometimes when I’m reading the Bible, I am prompted to write out the scripture as a prayer or a declaration for myself or for someone else. Other times, what I have read prompts me to write a prayer of dedication as I did in the journal excerpt below. As I am reading in Daniel chapter […]

  • New Video on my YouTube Channel: Chain Breaker -Finding Freedom from Depression and Anxiety

  • Yikes! It’s time to make a change: How to find the strength you need

    Have you ever known that there is a change that you need to make in your life but you have absolutely NO desire to execute that change? Have you ever wrestled with the impossibility that you will be able to follow through or be successful in making the change you know is needed? Maybe you […]

  • What About Woundedness: How to Find Healing For Our Soul

    Life wounds every one of us. Disappointments, betrayal, our own mistakes, and the selfishness of others can leave deep and lasting wounds. Oftentimes, we think we have moved on from the situation that caused the wound and feel that time has healed it. It’s just water under the bridge. But underneath the scar tissue of […]

  • Thought for the Day: You can hear God speak to you. (Yes, you!)

    Every now and then, my morning journaling time becomes more about what the Lord is saying to me than the other way around.  These are the times that I feel as though I have hit the bulls-eye in my devotion time.  After all, what’s more meaningful – pouring out my prayers and requests to the […]

  • Chain Breaker: Keys to breaking free from depression and anxiety (Part 2)

    (This is Part 2 of the message, Chain Breaker: Keys to overcoming depression and anxiety. See the last post for Part 1) God’s presence is our refuge. Psalm 62: 8 and 9 says, “Patiently wait for God alone, my soul! For He is the one who gives me confidence. He alone is my protector (my […]

  • Chain Breaker: Keys to breaking free from depression and anxiety (Part 1)

    Over the years, I have struggled with depression & anxiety. And ADD. I had the trifecta of toilet-bowl thinking. But now I walk in more freedom and joy than ever thanks to 3 keys that I use to stay free from the captivity of depression and anxiety. You can be free, too!

  • Exterminating shame: Turning shame into praise

    We can be free from the bullying voice of shame. #AnswerTheDoor #Before&After

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