healing

The Prophetic Work of Advent

Megan reminds us of our mission to be the prophetic voice calling out HOPE and TRUTH into our generation. Holy Spirit, fill us with courage to live our mission!

Open the Door to Healing

I experience a deep peace when I shift my perspective and see my physical and emotional pain as the doorway to healing.

The Healing Gaze of Christ

Laura expresses how the gaze of Christ penetrates right to our souls...accepting, cherishing, healing.

Dazzling Femininity

“There came a time when I truly recognized the genius of woman and, as it were, was dazzled by it’s light.” – St. John Paul the Great Just recently, I came across this quote from Saint John Paul the Great in a footnote to his teaching titled “Meditation on Givenness”. My immediate response was, “Whoa! I just love this man!” And then I thought, “How have I never seen this amazing quote before?” After meditating on his beautiful words for a few days, I have to say that my initial responses still hold true and my further reflections are not much more profound.  I can best describe my understanding of what St. John Paul II calls “the feminine genius” with the spousal love analogy. A woman’s body is the visible sign of her feminine genius and her heart. Her body is designed to be open and...[Read More]

Unchangeable Dignity

If you are a victim of any form of abuse, struggling to hear the voice of your gentle Savior calling you His Beloved, this post is for you.

He Loves Me Into Full Bloom

Therefore, behold, I will allure her, and bring her into the desert, and speak tenderly to her heart. – Hosea 2:14 I have never been to an actual desert and yet I do not need to use my imagination to visualize this verse from Hosea. There are physical, geographical deserts and there are spiritual deserts. Christ the Bridegroom is our Living Water so any place, even our own hearts, devoid of His Presence is a barren desert. My Egypt and my desert was my 29 year marriage; a land barren of love and devoid of any shade from the scorching sun of another’s wounds and brokenness. What thirsting I endured! Such a thirsting and searching for even just a dew drop of compassion. Four years ago, God asked me if I was willing to trust Him to lead me out of Egypt even though the journey to the lan...[Read More]