I hope that my story and the following list of “How Teachers Made Me Feel Safe and Develop a Positive Connection” I wrote will encourage others that have been through trauma in school and other teachers dealing with students like me.
Does anyone ever get tired of wearing a mask all the time? I do. I have heard for years that we should quit hiding behind our mask and be ourselves. I never realized how hard that was until now. Personally, my struggle is to keep putting the mask back on after I just took it off.
I have had a lot of people ask me why I am so obsessed with photography, flowers, and nature. I am that weird girl that you may find layed out on the ground in odd positions, in random places, taking pictures or just chilling by myself outside. I have been seen taking photos in front... Continue Reading →
Do you ever feel that God is not listening to your prayers?You keep praying for the same thing day after day. It seems that he will never answer your prayer. You wait as patiently as you can. Eventually what you prayed for does not happen. A matter of fact, the complete opposite of what you prayed for happened. You become heartbroken and perhaps upset with God. How could he not answer my prayer? Did he not hear you crying out to him every day? The answer is YES! Yes, God heard your prayer and answered your prayer.
Do you ever feel noone can hear your desperate cry for help in your time of need? Do you ever feel you have so much you want to say , but cant seem to speak? There is is hope for you! There is someone who hears your desperate, silent cry even when you cant speak and have noone to turn to.
Just when your about to loose hope and give up, remember that God can come through and provide you with all your needs.
I have found that Kim Crabill's "Burdens to Blessings" study to be very inspirational and a very life changing experience. This study has helped me to grow in my relationship with God, move on, and deal with my past hurts. Through "Burdens to Blessings," I have seen God turn many burdens into blessings and... Continue Reading →
Do brokeness, hoplessness, flashbacks, or fear seem to be controling your life? You might feel you have absolutely no control of it, but there is still hope for you.
Understanding Gods perfect timing and plan for us is very hard. We often ask why God would allow such things to happen to us when we prayed for something different. Does this mean he has left us hanging without rescue and is not answering our prayers? Absolutely not!