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What Causes People To Go Silent
How do you know your voice is silenced? What causes people to go silent? Think about the environment in your home? Was it safe, kind, and conducive to talk things over, or was it loud, angry, and chaotic? Were you heard or told to shut up? There’s a long list of what causes people to go silent: Verbal put-downs Bullying Being ignored Rage or an...
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The Dark Side of Silence
There is a dark side to silence that comes when being silent causes us to build strongholds. We think it will protect us. The longer we’re silent, the stronger the walls of defense and isolation. Dr. Dobbins says, “Satan builds his strongholds in the secrets of our lives and reinforces them by silence. When we break our silence, we break the str...
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Understanding The Trauma of Silence
We are created for connection, and unhealthy silence creates the opposite, which is isolation. Do you know there is healthy and unhealthy silence? My personal experience of unhealthy silence came from the trauma I experienced. I was disappointed with life, and I lived with so much shame. Feeling disconnected was one of the side effects. I lived ...
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Understanding the Power of Silence
When I think of silence, I think of snow falling outside. This image perfectly describes the feeling of silence. There is something so peaceful about these moments. Everything seems so calm, and a hush falls over the area. Watching it snow always makes me stand in silence. Silence has so much to say, but you’ll never know if you don’t listen to ...
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Can You Forgive Someone That Hurt You
It may come as a surprise to you, but most times, I don’t feel like forgiving. There have been a few horrible hurts, like the abuse inflicted on my children, that I’ve experienced, and I believed they were not forgivable. I agonized over what was taught to me, which was to forgive, but felt like I couldn’t. The hurt was too great. I wrestled wi...
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The Importance of Forgiveness In Relationships
In relationships, but especially a marriage, forgiveness is necessary regularly. There are little annoyances and big grievances that we have a choice to forgive every day. Sometimes I think the little annoyances are more difficult because they’re so daily and can wear you down. I remember all the little annoyances that used to bother me as a you...
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Is it Necessary to Forgive Yourself
Have you ever heard the verse, “Love your neighbor as yourself?” It’s not an easy challenge. What if I told you to “Forgive yourself as you forgive your neighbor.” Would you be able to do that? Sometimes, it’s easier to forgive others than it is to forgive ourselves. In my last blog, I wrote about forgiveness being, necessary, possible, and rele...
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Is Forgiveness Possible, Relevant, or Necessary
Forgiveness. Is it possible, relevant, or necessary? The resounding answer is YES! Yet all of us struggle with how to forgive and whether others can forgive us. I’ve read a lot of books, listened to many sermons and songs, and yet I have found there is nothing easy about forgiving, especially if the pain is deep enough. Instead, we feel the need...
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How to Move Forward When All You Do is Look Back
Where do you spend most of your time? Do you think about the past or the future? I bet it depends a lot on what you’ve experienced in your past. A healthy mind can reflect on the past and plan for the future. We can see our past, but we can not see one moment of our future. It’s also difficult to plan for our future when we dream more about our ...
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How To Share Your Story for the First Time
In my travels, I have the opportunity to share my story, and when I encourage others to share, I often hear two things: I don’t have a story I’m afraid to share my story I lived many years believing I didn’t have a story, and when I realized I did, I became paralyzed with fear that someone would discover it. I finally decided it would be bette...
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