'A leader is a dealer in hope.' - Napoleon Bonaparte When it comes to leadership we often want what we can't handle. There's a misunderstanding in church that to be a leader means to be front and centre every Sunday. But we can't lead without the respect for the leadership we don't value.... Continue Reading →
That very first moment where pen meets paper, where ink meets page, forever changing how that page is seen is daunting, powerful, and incredibly freeing.
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.
Basically, people are either unaware or they are so scared of mental illness they try to ignore the issue altogether by passing it off as an anomaly; but an anomaly doesn't show up in 1 in 5 people...