Wounds of War, and the Power of Forgiveness and Faith – A Movie Review of Unbroken: Path to Redemption

"That, dear reader, is the true power and testimony of Unbroken: Path to Redemption. The process of healing will take time, but it is not impossible." If you need a movie to watch this month, may I highly recommend this movie - which addresses many issues near and dear to my heart. Read further for a more in-depth analysis of this particular movie!

Seeking Healing and Peace from Childhood Maternal Abuse: A Book Review of Forgiving Mother

"In closing, I firmly believe this book will make a tremendous addition to my clinical shelf. The book is written in a manner meant to empower the reader - reminding the reader that childhood experiences may shape and mold all of us, but they don't define the person we can become. Through prayer, a relationship and reliance on the love and comfort of the Blessed Mother, and wise counsel of either a professional mental health worker or spiritual director, healing and peace can be found as an adult." Another book review - this time, addressing healing and peace from childhood maternal abuse, through the lens of a social worker.

The Healing Nature of Confession: My True Feelings About Confession

"...But, I need to put my pride aside at times. I need to admit I don't have all the answers, and that I need help from someone outside myself. I need to acknowledge there is One greater than I... ...because there is." Today's CWBN topic addresses my true thoughts about Confession!

God’s Love & Mercy

For nine seasons, Americans spent countless hours watching a television show that can be summarized by one phrase: "God loves you."  Toward the end of every episode, from 1994-2003, every week viewers would watch one of the three angels on the series Touched by an Angel remind their viewers that God loves them. Recently, I found myself … Continue reading God’s Love & Mercy