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The Remnant

Posted on February 22, 2017 at 9:50 PM Comments comments (0)

I have been free from my abusive relationship since 2009, my divorce was final January 2011. I thought that was the finale. It was finally all over. Unfortunately, that was not the ending of it all. There is a remnant that remains with me.

I can clearly remember those nights of fighting and crying. I can hear and feel the sting of the many terrible names he called me and the awful things he said about me.  I can smell the alcohol on his breath as he forced himself on m...

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Is This Your Man? By Colin Tate

Posted on April 29, 2016 at 12:45 AM Comments comments (0)

I facilitate the Healing Hearts Support Group every Thursday at New Mercies Christian Church.  2 weeks ago author Colin Tate was our guest speaker.  We discussed his new book Is This Your Man?  Colin described the types of men he had interviewed for his book.  He answerd questions relationship questions for some of the women as well as questions about his book.

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Last Week of October 2015

Posted on October 27, 2015 at 7:45 AM Comments comments (0)

We are in the last week of October 2015.  This year has been really busy for me.  I received the Austin Tyler Foundation's Community Service Award.  I have made some awesome connections with other survivors and advocates.  It is always nice to meet others on the front line with you and to hear other testimonies.

This week started off with Purple Passion Sunday at New Mercies Christian Church....

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