April 27, 2021

Projecting our “Christ” Needs

One common breakdown in relationships that I have observed from being in ministry, marriage, and…
April 27, 2021

More than the Blues

“And I knew it was bad when I woke up in the mornings and the…
April 27, 2021

Is Co-Dependency So Bad?

I need to confess before I begin this blog on co-dependency that I am a…
July 8, 2020

Community and Connection in a Pandemic

“And all who believed were together and had all things in common. And they were…
April 19, 2020

Hanging in the Balance

Pain, suffering, death….none of it makes sense. It doesn’t seem fair, and it isn’t. But…
April 3, 2020

Parenting through the Pandemic

Zoom classroom probably wasn’t on your list of things to know as parent. Most likely…
April 1, 2020

When Two Twizzlers Away Won’t Work

When I am working with kiddos on boundaries, I sometimes use Twizzlers to explain the…
January 31, 2020

The Family Grief

It wasn’t just once, but twice. It wasn’t just as a child, but as an…
January 9, 2020

In the Name of Jesus

You have probably heard of a variety of types of abuse: verbal, sexual, mental, emotional;…
July 17, 2019

Screen, Screen, Screen, We All Scream

The struggle is real. Trying to take away a “screen” from a child or teen…
June 19, 2019

What is Counseling?

As counselors, we recognize there is a rational fear for going and telling a stranger…
May 6, 2019

What Does a Healthy Relationship Look Like?

Do you struggle with relationships, friendships and partnerships? Is there that one friend that always seems…
February 20, 2019

Reaching Out to Survive

True or False…. Social interaction with others is a critical predictor of health outcomes. Lack…
December 11, 2018

Do Not Stop Doing Good

Tragedy strikes. It hits like a bolt of lightning. He lifts you up off the…
November 26, 2018

Healing after Infidelity: Partner Betrayal Trauma

Infidelity is a topic most people don’t openly talk about. Why? Not only is it…
November 12, 2018

Today is Not an Alright Day

Maybe you woke up, the mice cleaned the house in the night, the birds were…
October 29, 2018

Your Body Speaks…Are you listening?

Have you ever stopped to think about how amazing human bodies are? There are so…
October 22, 2018

Codependency: What’s Mine is Mine and What’s Yours is Mine

It’s a late Tuesday night, and you can’t get a hold of your significant other.…
October 8, 2018

The Unspeakable Rage of Moral Injury..

Dan sat in front of me and held his head in his hands with his…
October 1, 2018

Play With Those Who Play

Romans 12:15 states, “Rejoice with those who rejoice…” I would like us to consider an…
September 14, 2018

Hope and Healing for those struggling with Sex Addiction

We are thrilled to share the recent news that the World Health Organization (WHO) just…
July 18, 2018

Good Grief

Good Grief…literally! In the South, we have some strange expressions: “Heaven’s to Betsy,” “Kiss my…
June 15, 2018

EMDR Therapy: A Tool to Heal the Mind, Body, and Soul

The truth is…we weren’t designed to experience or have to cope with trauma.  We also…
June 10, 2018

No Shoes Therapy – Humble Sessions with Powerful Answers: Holy Interventions of Pain and Suffering

Doug sat before me on my threadbare couch a heap of a former man.  His…
March 19, 2018

When Our Cross Is Heavy

Have you ever heard the phrase carry your cross? Have you ever wondered why carrying…
March 13, 2018

Perfect Love Cast Out Fear

I think it is important to define what love is.  Especially perfect love. Agape: Unconditional…