Embracing the Power of Love: Discovering Your True Worth and Purpose

The essence of service lies in genuine connection and compassion without our egos thrown into the mix. In today’s world where people seek the approval of others that will ‘validate’ their ideas or existence, we get lost from authentic selves. It’s as though truly being “me” isn’t good enough unless it has the approval and Read More

Recognizing Gaslighting Statements and Manipulative Phrases

In this blog post, I’m going to introduce the discussion of the harmful effects of gaslighting in religious contexts, sharing personal experiences with pat answers and assumptions made by church leaders and fellow believers. Gaslighting can manifest in various forms, including unspoken criticisms, judgments, and manipulations, leading to a distorted understanding of God and one’s Read More

Singing Praises for AI, and It’s Not What You Think

Perplexing conversations are happening throughout all social media outlets colored by a strong sense of distrust and confusion. Among the topics of politics, health care, social justice, and war is the intertwining topic of AI. It is a conversation about deep fakes, false information, hackers, and world domination fed by stories, photos, and videos produced Read More

You Are a Work in Progress – a Majestic Work of Art

Metaphors are illustrations of God’s lessons.  Recently, a friend sent me a brief video of an artist carving an image from a river rock that could fit in the palm of your hand. Not only did this video resonate with my own experiences along life’s journey, but it illustrated many others I know who are Read More