Weaving a Tapestry of Love

Weaving a Tapestry of Love

“I want you woven into a tapestry of love, in touch with everything there is to know of God. Then you will have minds confident and at rest, focused on Christ, God’s great mystery.” —Colossians 2:2-3, The Message Have you ever felt like PTSD has tied your tapestry in...
Dealing with Fear

Dealing with Fear

I overheard my daughter telling her five-year-old, “You’ll be going to kindergarten next year! Isn’t that exciting?” So they talked about how much fun it would be. After about five minutes, my granddaughter said in a very small voice, “But what if I’m scared?” That’s...
Stand Up to PTSD. Make a Difference!

Stand Up to PTSD. Make a Difference!

Have you ordered “Hope after Trauma and PTSD: Making Sense of the Pain” yet? It’s just one click on Amazon! Shootings, hurricanes, car accidents, rape, war. These shocking words fill our world today. These events can cause trauma, and PTSD often follows trauma...
The Same but Different

The Same but Different

The Same but Different On Easter weekend, I found myself thinking about Jesus’ transformation. I noticed some aspects of His transformation that I hadn’t picked up on before. • Jesus took intentional steps to get to transformation: traveling to Jerusalem, taking a...