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Eating Disorders Are Exhausting

If you have ever struggled with an eating disorder you will probably understand what I am about to share. If you know someone with an eating disorder I hope I can help you better understanding the battle that goes on in the mind of someone struggling. I have struggled with…

Why I Will Pray for the Troubled Kid 259 194 Paula

Why I Will Pray for the Troubled Kid

As I am sitting here reading the updates about the Florida shooting I am getting sick to my stomach. I tossed and turned through out the night thinking about this school shooting. My heart hurts for all the families and I feel completely broken, but I can’t get the image…

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DID YOU ACCOMPLISH THE GOALS YOU SET OUT TO ACHIEVE?

Have you ever felt like you wasted the entire year without achieving any of your goals? I know that is how I felt 2017 ended for me. Before I share with you what I learned over this past year, I would love to hear about some of your goals for…

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Trust God with your Mess

When I was 15 years old and pregnant I found myself in what felt like a mess, and at the time I could see no way out of it, let alone see the BIGGER picture. But 26 years later here is my photo in the Grand Rapids GR magazine as…

Christmas-Family Boundaries and Addiction 480 640 Paula

Christmas-Family Boundaries and Addiction

I’ve been wanting to write this blog for the last few weeks about the Christmas season. I want to talk to you about addiction in the family, and how we can put boundaries in place. I will be sharing with you what is on my heart. So if you are…

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God Will Send You the Right Help

  What people don’t often realize is that sharing our story and our pain with someone who understands is how we heal. When someone can look at you and say, I’m sorry you are going through this, I went through it, too. It offers people hope. People need to know…

Who’s Plan Are You Trusting-God’s or Yours? 800 800 Paula

Who’s Plan Are You Trusting-God’s or Yours?

Who’s Plan Are You Trusting-God’s or Yours? I can remember around this time four years ago. I felt strongly that God was asking me to leave my job. This is something I didn’t want to do because I loved my job and I loved what I was doing. One night…

I Don’t Need My Spouse to Complete Me 150 150 Paula

I Don’t Need My Spouse to Complete Me

As I write this blog, I do it out of love to help those who may be struggling in relationships. And I am hopeful it will help someone today…. Everything I post is to encourage with love. ? Before I met my husband I was crying out to God to…

God Can Free You From Addiction 150 150 Paula

God Can Free You From Addiction

There is a saying that I hear often…” you will get double for your trouble. “ In the midst of my pain, and when I was struggling to get free from my pain and addictions, there was no way I could believe my life could get better. I felt heavy…