“The Gifts of Imperfection” by Brené Brown

“The Gifts of Imperfection” by Brené Brown

From Amazon: In The Gifts of Imperfection, Brené Brown, a leading expert on shame, authenticity, and belonging, shares ten guideposts on the power of Wholehearted living—a way of engaging with the world from a place of worthiness. Each day we face a barrage of images...
Healing Love Deficits: Building Blocks of Love

Healing Love Deficits: Building Blocks of Love

In a previous article titled, Building Blocks of Love (over on my personal blog), I talked about the four types of love one needs to experience throughout their lifetime to be open and available to experience healthy friendships and romantic relationships in...
Loneliness—A Heart’s Cry for Love

Loneliness—A Heart’s Cry for Love

One popular film a few years ago, opens with Bridget Jones alone in her apartment, singing along with the radio, her tears and frustration building to a crescendo as she bellows out “All by myself,. . . . I don’t wanna be all by myself anymore!”  She mimed the...
7 Vital Components of Healthy Intimacy

7 Vital Components of Healthy Intimacy

God has put holy boundaries around our bodies, sexuality and relationships, so that everyone is built up, encouraged and cared for, instead of diminished, exploited and in pain. Whether or not we experience loving others as completely as we could, the sheer width and...