Stigma in the Church

It's hard for us to face stigma toward our mental health. It's even harder when it's somewhere close to home. As a Christian I've noticed some of the worst stigma comes from church. This isn't because church isn't understanding enough or doesn't care, it's mostly due to an inexperience with something none of us want... Continue Reading →

To Take Out What’s Dark

I never understood why I was an easy victim, whether it was a harsh word, a push or a shove... I was a stranger in my own skin. I. A Prayer Father take away my misery In fact take away everything Including the life you want me to live I don't have the courage you... Continue Reading →

Cornerstone

‘Now therefore, you are no longer strangers and foreigners, but fellow citizens with the saints and members of the household of God, having been built on the foundation of the apostles and prophets, Jesus Christ Himself being the chief cornerstone, in whom the whole building, being fitted together, grows into a holy temple in the... Continue Reading →

Grace

I never understood what grace was until now; and I've been going to church for 11 years. I was a bad person before I was saved. I know that we all think that, but when I share my testimony the usual reaction is shock and rejection. On occassions I had been removed from leadership and... Continue Reading →

A lesson from Ms Marvel

I recently found a new passion which I didn't think would last, however I'm finding it to be another thing that really helps me maintain a good place with my mental health. Depression will come & go but there's something so Awesome about reading a comic book and I read one recently that made me appreaciate... Continue Reading →

Mirrors

'You know, I looked at my face in the mirror this morning, and I like being old. My face has more content and when I train in the gym now, I am not training to be strong or handsome - just better than I was yesterday. These days the race is just against myself.' Jean-Claude... Continue Reading →

When You Feel too Small

The salt in the sea The bees in the garden The raindrop in a downpour The spark before the flame The coral in the reef The bullet in the gun The man before the tank The beat within the heart The rudder on a ship The anchor in the ocean The gears within an engine... Continue Reading →

A hole in the head

We often hear about biblical heroes doing amazing deeds. Performing miracles, saving nations, changing the hearts of kings. However there's one story that sticks out to me more than any other. About someone so fragile destroying a powerful enemy and saving an entire nation inchained. No it wasn't David. It wasn't any other man mentioned... Continue Reading →

Cauterize

Emotion returns Cauterize the wound I'm sick of feeling all the pain Can we change a thing? The Past comes like a knife always wanting to stop the progress of Hope When you feel like the dirt is Were you belong Don't make a choice you can't change The Past won't always win I've been... Continue Reading →

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