Category: emotional healing

About Narcissists;

About Narcissists

October 10, 2018

Any story about spiritual abuse will, at one point or another, include a narcissist. This is part 5 in the series of my journey into […]

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At the Edge of a Familiar Cliff;

At the Edge of a Familiar Cliff

October 3, 2018

This is part four of the series on my journey into and out of a spiritually abusive environment. Click here to start at the beginning […]

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The Year-Long Breaking Point;

The Year-Long Breaking Point

September 26, 2018

Have you ever been at the beach, jumping waves as they roll in, managing to keep your head above water until one catches you off […]

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Hope Starts Small;

Hope Starts Small

September 19, 2018

This is the second in a series about my journey into and out of spiritual abuse. Click here to read Part 1. 1999-2001. For years […]

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From Healthy to Hopeless;

From Healthy to Hopeless

September 12, 2018

Up to now, this blog has primarily told the story of my journey from hopeless to hope-filled since joining Young Living in 2013. But to […]

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Oola: How to Change the World with a Word;

Oola: How to Change the World with a Word

May 1, 2017

Four years ago a friend and I reconnected at a crossroads. By the time it was all said and done, I’d bought a kit and […]

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The Fragrance of Healing;

The Fragrance of Healing

April 27, 2017

“Wholeness waits along rugged roads we never thought we would travel.” Margaret Feinberg I recently read “Made Well” by Jenny Simmons. When I cry in […]

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Impeccable timing and amazing grace;

Impeccable timing and amazing grace

April 13, 2017

I read the last words and burst into tears. The verse at the end shot straight to a tender place in my heart: “I heard […]

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I may stumble, but I’ll enjoy the dance;

I may stumble, but I’ll enjoy the dance

April 6, 2017

God’s never in a hurry, but His timing is impeccable. That’s one of my takeaways as I read Genesis again at the beginning of the […]

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Lord, lead me gently!;

Lord, lead me gently!

March 30, 2017

As much as I’m liking the slower pace, it feels … well, to be honest, awkward. I like it, but sometimes it feels indulgent. It […]

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