5 ways to heal from abuse or trauma

“Caring for myself is not self-indulgence, it is self-preservation, and that is an act of political warfare.” -Audre Lorde Going through trauma and abuse is a very difficult thing. I don’t think anyone would choose that for themselves. However, if…

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Letting in the light

If you are silent about your pain, they’ll kill you and say you enjoyed it. – Zora Neale Hurston There can be no one right way to tell the story of how one was abused. Between writing the introduction to…

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From destruction to redemption

Abusers pervert God’s good gifts and turn them into tools of destruction. However, the good news is still the good news- we can reclaim all that the enemy tries to use against us and nothing can stand against us when…

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Facing the ugly truth

A couple Sundays ago, I was in church listening to my pastor preach a sermon on living as resurrection people all year. Suddenly, he asked us a very difficult question. The question he asked immediately took my mind out of…

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Do you want a cup of tea?

If you’ve ever been in a situation where someone didn’t seem to understand the idea of consent and violated you then you know how serious this topic is. However, this video approaches it by taking a lighthearted topic like tea…

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