Words and Aroma {Freedom Fridays}

Words and Aroma {Freedom Fridays}

This week, I'm particularly astounded by the complexity of the human brain. As I assessed what was bringing me greater freedom, I realized that both of the things I want to share with you reflect just how amazing God created our minds.   1. The Power of Words As a believer and a writer, the idea that words are powerful is not new to me. I … [Read more...]

It’s Time to Put Victims First, Part 2 {All Sin Is Not Equal}

It’s Time to Put Victims First, Part 2 {All Sin Is Not Equal}

*Trigger warning As an extension of my recent post about putting child sexual abuse victims first, I’d like to offer some suggestions about how changing our thoughts and words can better protect them. * * * I keep hearing this refrain: “Sin is sin.” I’ve heard it from friends in person, and it abounds on Facebook and blogs. From people I know … [Read more...]