What’s the Point?

Saturday, August 24, 2013

Judy’s Story: Chris was the cutest boy I had ever laid eyes on and I was sitting right next to him in the back of his mom’s station…

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Embracing Singleness

Saturday, August 24, 2013

Christie’s* Story: I am no different from every other woman. I desire to be married one day, but until then, I have learned to embrace my singleness. It…

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Discovering Sacred Romance

Saturday, August 24, 2013

Hannah’s* Story: Like all girls I used to dream about the man I would marry.  What he would look and act like. What my name would sound like…

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I Glory in My Scars

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Kimberly’s Story: When I casually mention I have been in an accident, people automatically assume I am talking about a car accident. I understand why people would think…

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I Learned How to Go Hungry

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Charlotte’s* Story: I was sixteen when my mom decided to put me and my sisters on a “diet.” She had struggled with her weight when she was a teenager, and…

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Digging Out from Debt

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Angela’s Story: Eight years ago, I found myself in an insurmountable amount of credit card debt. Mine was a situation that had evolved over a period of five…

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Crossing Our Little Jordan

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Elissa’s Story: I moved to Houston after graduating college in 2007 for a job as an interior designer for an architectural firm. Having grown up and gone to…

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My Desire Became Consuming

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Jennifer’s Story: My husband and I went through three years of infertility before our twin boys were born. Before they turned a year, we started infertility treatments because…

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How Could Jesus Be the Real Messiah?

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Rachel’s* Story: I grew up Jewish and am actually the first American in my family. My grandfather came from Poland and my Russian grandma was a holocaust survivor….

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Just the Beginning

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Lincee’s Story: In 2004, I discovered my husband had been unfaithful after 10 years of dating and two years of marriage. I didn’t see it coming. I did…

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Wow, My Husband is an Alcoholic

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Sandy’s Story: My life was moving right along according to “The Plan.” I met my future husband in college, we started our careers, got married at 26, bought…

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My Struggle with Pornography

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Marie’s* Story: As a child, I did not learn how to express any negative emotions. I experienced sexual abuse at the age of 5 and at this young…

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Stifling Anxiety

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Nancy’s Story: Five years ago, God decided it was time to deal with chronic, stifling anxiety in my life. On a Sunday morning in our church bathroom, I…

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A Dark Season of Depression

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Linda’s* Story: I came to know the Lord when I was thirteen years old. I continued to attend church and Bible study through high school; however, I never developed…

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My Tap on the Shoulder

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Amy’s Story: My tap-on-the-shoulder story happened on a day that started out very exciting. I was preparing for a photo shoot. A big shoot. Lots of ladies! My…

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How Do I Get What She Has?

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Tammy’s* Story: Born as an American west-Indian our household observed Hinduism as our religion like the majority from this part of the world. My parents weren’t devout Hindus,…

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When God Called Me to Stay

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Stacy’s* Story: How often do we pray for God to change our situation? We land somewhere outside of our comfort zone and pray that God will take away…

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Is this Guy the Real Deal?

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Madison’s* Story: I find it hard being a single woman in today’s society. When believers strive to follow Jesus, they stand out even more. It doesn’t help that…

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My Childhood Chaos

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Elise’s* Story: My parents divorced when I was 6 and I have no memory of them together. My Mom, who had been a stay-at-home mom, was suddenly a…

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Sharing with My Sisters

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Cathy’s* Story: I could never have imagined such a good gift from God would come to me and my sisters through one of my patients. When Laura contacted…

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A New Start

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Shannon’s* Story: I am a career woman; it didn’t start out that way. I had the good fortune of being able to stay home with my firstborn for…

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Losing My Best Example

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Kathryn’s Story: As the baby girl of four children I always had a special relationship with my mom. Long after my siblings had left for college, I would…

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Peace for a Pessimist

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Edna’s Story: On September 20, 2011, I frantically called my oldest sister who is a physician because I missed my monthly cycle. Assuming the worst, I told her…

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Lindsay’s Short Life

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Leslie’s Story: On May 24, 2009, we welcomed our second daughter, Lindsay, into this world but then three days later had to let her go into the arms…

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Pressing Through Pain

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Dede’s Story: I thought the pain in my right shoulder was due, in part, to the fact that I was now having to carry around a 3 month…

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Devastating Diagnosis with Blessings

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Jamie’s Story: In August of 2001, I woke with numbness in my right leg. During the next several months other disturbing sensations and physical issues would occur. After…

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Once Upon a Time

Saturday, August 3, 2013

Amy’s Story: Once upon a time … We’re all familiar with the typical fairy tale formula: girl meets man of her dreams, they instantly fall in love, get…

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Facing Abandonment

Friday, August 2, 2013

Bonnie’s* Story: Abandonment is a hard word to accept as part of your life. I am nearly 60 years old and still struggle with abandonment issues. My father…

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From Insanity to Serenity

Friday, August 2, 2013

Laurie’s Story: Hi, my name is Laurie, and I’m an alcoholic. That is how I represent myself at Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) meetings. I’ve learned alcoholism is a disease….

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