Religious OCD, What To Do Once and For All

I have heard the phrase of this title: "Religious OCD, or Christian OCD" for a while now. Something told me it was me. When I started understanding it, it glared back at me. Maybe you suffer from the same thing and don't know it. OCD sufferers get caught in loops, and they are so commonplace, … Continue reading Religious OCD, What To Do Once and For All

When Confirmation Comes Through Other People

Off and on for five years now, I have been reading the blog: Beauty Beyond Bones. It is a blog of a Christian twenty something year old that is vibrant and full of life after letting God in when she suffered from anorexia. Carolyn is a huge role model to many. 13 years ago, she … Continue reading When Confirmation Comes Through Other People

Experiencing God’s Love

Oh, oh, when everything is going downOh, oh my dear please hear me now Don’t let go just keep your heartbeat closeAnd I will change this and we will make itOut from under all the doubtThat’s running through our veinsIt’s not too late Tomorrow seems impossibleLike stepping off without a ropeWe breathe in looking for … Continue reading Experiencing God’s Love

Identifying Pain Series for Christians; Volume 2: Blocks to God

I have learned so much in such a short period of time. This post is part of a series I am doing on Identifying Pain and acting on it. I have had a rough, long road for years with my faith, and a few things have come to mind. The biggest lesson is there is … Continue reading Identifying Pain Series for Christians; Volume 2: Blocks to God

Identifying Pain; What Do You Feel When You Read Your Bible? Series for Christians

This is part of a series I am starting called: Identifying Pain. First, let's deal with Bible Issues, and the feelings that arise from it. This post also deals with admitting painful emotions to ourselves in our lives. The insights came pouring out of me in this post, pretty fast. I have been watching Mark … Continue reading Identifying Pain; What Do You Feel When You Read Your Bible? Series for Christians