I’ve been there too: you’re standing in the line of other kids as two team leaders take turns picking who they want on their side. It gets…
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Do Roses Ever Truly Die?
“Do roses quite die when left to themselves?” At its very core, The Secret Garden is a story about a group of deeply hurting individuals—all with very different ways of coping. But the story doesn’t leave them there. Perhaps our story doesn’t leave us there, either.
6 Truths For When You Feel Discouraged
God, I can’t do this. Why do I even fight back against the lies in my head? I was so discouraged yet He gave me strength for that moment.
Have you ever felt broken? As if there were missing pieces of you that could never be replaced? Despite this, we can be whole.
For the Girl Who Doesn’t Believe She Is Loved
I’m too broken. Too broken to heal. Too broken to be loved. God could never forgive me. It’s impossible, after all that I have done. Six years ago, I sat …
You Are Small. Let Love Be Enough.
You are small. Does that scare you? You are small, my dear,and the sky is not everything.Beyond it are starsbeyond thatthe Love that holds it alltogether. You are small: you …
Growing With God Even When He Feels Distant
Even as you feel distant from God, however, don’t stop chasing Him. Your labor in the Lord isn’t in vain, and just because you don’t feel close to God doesn’t mean you can’t serve Him right now.
Don’t Let Your Pain Become A Wall
You’re hiding again, curled up by the window, tears streaking down your face. With a frustrated sigh, you wipe at your cheeks, trying to stop crying. You’re breaking down again, …
What Has Hurt You Doesn’t Define You
Not long ago, I got very sick. It was just a stomach flu, but the pain was so intense that I didn’t feel like I was capable of existing beyond …