We spend so much time focusing on church that we get swept up in duties rather than doing things to show God how much we love and honour Him.
It's usually hard to decide what core values you want to have in whatever you're doing, but I think faith has always played a very big part in everything we've done at Hope in Your Story so far. So it only makes sense that we give people the hope that helped us, by simply talking about what's helped us.
...this sharing of hope – this coming together, not to diagnose, or judge, but to just be there, is one of the most powerful forces on the planet. Stories are meant to be shared. This is your place to share them.
A book may be plain to look at on a shelf. It may be pretty. Look expensive. Look old and worn. But books weren't made to sit on a shelf.
The problem was that people didn't get me and my mental illness made them doubt the credibility of my spiritual awakening.
Our digital world is constantly advancing and promising us utopian style entertainment and enterprises. We pay a small fee and get exactly what we want, isn't that nice? It is until you need to eat, pay for power, pay for rent, and pay for phone and internet bills.
When it comes to bullying we generally look at it like it's black and white. Bullying is bad, dead simple. Unfortunately we don't always see the ways that we bully people without even realising.