When is "enough" enough? How much do you value yourself? Too often, we hear case-after-case of people being abused by their, supposedly, significant other. I know it happens to both men and women, but for this article, we are focusing on the women. In the news, we hear how women have been beaten, shot, stabbed… Continue reading Break Free From the Cycle of Destructive Relationships
How did things go so wrong? How did being prescribed medications lead to so many tragic cases of abuse, for some, to the point of ruining lives, disrupting families, causing community chaos, and even causing death at astronomical rates? According to an article in Psychology Today, Scott A. Bonn Ph.D. states, "Prescription medications are far… Continue reading 7 Signs You May Be Addicted to Your Medication
We all have a past, and we all have secrets. Some of our pasts are not as bad as others. As a matter of fact, a lot of us probably enjoyed our upbringings without much pain and chaos, outside of what's considered normal. As a result, we grew up and continued to live our… Continue reading An Invisible Child… A True Story
Article contributed by: Gina Kendall Lusardi (Founder of Speak Out, Get Out, Stay Out) Gina Kendall Lusardi is a domestic abuse survivor, thriver, educator, speaker and advocate. She is a survivor of 27 years of both childhood and adult domestic abuse. At the age of 28, she was able to find the strength and courage… Continue reading No Girlfriend…It Isn’t Just in Your Head, You Really Are in an Abusive Relationship!
When we heard this title, we thought about how catchy it was and how it resonated in our minds. Then, we thought deeper and realized most women in church are all about their hats. For decades, a women's hat exemplified her character, her strength, her confidence, and her passion; not to mention it made a… Continue reading Who Are You Underneath the Hat?