“When it is dark enough, you can see the stars.”

– Ralph Waldo Emerson

Overcomers learn to see the stars during the dark times in their lives. May you… Continue reading

Overcoming Abortion Statistics

“My life is about overcoming the abortion statistics of single black women,” Natasha* shared.

“Eighteen years ago, I chose to give my son life instead of aborting him.”

* Her real name, used with permission.

 

DISCLAIMER: Natasha is very passionate about helping single black… Continue reading

Ginny Owens – An Unfolding Story

 

When Ginny Owens shared, “Each of us is an unfolding story,” during our interview, I knew the wisdom she’s gained from her struggles would encourage many.

As an avid admirer and follower of Ginny’s music for many years, it was an honor to interview… Continue reading

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Ann before polio

Ann’s* childhood on the family farm was uneventful until the morning she woke up unable to move from her neck down. She cried out to her parents.

Her dad rushed into her room and quickly realized the family doctor needed to… Continue reading

Overload

overloadEver feel overloaded by all of life’s demands? Me, too.

When someone asks you how you are, it used to be the common response was “I’m fine.” But now, I often hear “I’m stressed.”

I can relate. But this madness has to stop!

We are… Continue reading

5 Reasons to Take a Silent Retreat at a Monastery

The Monastery of the Holy Spirit

Years ago, I would often retreat to our cabin in the North Georgia Mountains to sit on the front porch to spend time with God. His creation is where I feel closest to Him. My alone time amplified my… Continue reading

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Melony Brown I have had numerous opportunities to hear stories about women who have faced life's tough challenges. My writing reflects the lessons I’ve learned from these amazing women.


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