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Shame: A Journey to Healing Together

Rising Above Shame: A Journey of Transformation

Rising Above Shame: A Journey of Transformation

Have you ever felt trapped in a web of shame, unable to escape its suffocating grip? It’s a universal struggle, one that often leaves us questioning our worth and purpose. But what if, instead of succumbing to shame’s disabling force, we viewed it as a signal for course correction? In a world where shame has the power to immobilize and …

The Holiday Paradox: Gratitude and Overcoming Shame

The Holiday Paradox: Gratitude and Overcoming Shame

As we navigate the holidays, thoughts about gratitude, thanks, and overcoming shame have been swirling in my mind. The holidays are touted as a time of joy, blessings, and family, but can paradoxically become one of the most triggering times of the year, especially for those grappling with shame. In this post, I want to explore the intricate relationship between …

Shame Roots in Comparison

Shame Roots in Comparison

I’m excited to share a little sneak peek into the journey I’m currently on—a journey that involves navigating the complex landscape of shame. Why, you ask? Because it’s the essence of the book I’m pouring my heart and soul into, and the prospect of bringing forth a guide to overcoming shame has me teeming with anticipation. Shame has been a …

Shame Roots in Comparison

Shame Roots in Comparison

Shame Roots in Comparison I’m excited to share a little sneak peek into the journey I’m currently on–a journey that involves navigating the complex landscape of shame. Why, you ask? Because it’s the essence of the book I’m pouring my heart and soul into, and the prospect of bringing forth a guide to overcoming shame has me teeming with anticipation. …

Coaching: Why You Need a Thought Partner

Coaching: Why You Need a Thought Partner

I wanted to write about the power of coaching and the profound perspective shift that it brings. In our lives, we often find ourselves seeking advice, looking for quick fixes, and outsourcing our decisions to others, much like the story of Moses and the Israelites. (Exodus 20:18-21) The children of Israel wanted Moses to go and meet with their scary …

Coaching: Why You Need a Thought Partner

Coaching: Why You Need a Thought Partner

Coaching: Why You Need a Thought Partner I wanted to write about the power of coaching and the profound perspective shift that it brings. In our lives, we often find ourselves seeking advice, looking for quick fixes, and outsourcing our decisions to others, much like the story of Moses and the Israelites. (Exodus 20:18-21) The children of Israel wanted Moses …

Embracing Weakness as Strength

Embracing Weakness as Strength

In a world that often tells us to hide our weaknesses and put on a facade of strength, the journey of overcoming shame shines a light on the power of vulnerability. In Episode #855 of the Divine Designed Life Podcast, I explore the profound connection between weakness, shame, and the strength of faith. Through raw, honest storytelling and a call …

Embracing Weakness as Strength

Embracing Weakness as Strength

Embracing Weakness as Strength In a world that often tells us to hide our weaknesses and put on a facade of strength, the journey of overcoming shame shines a light on the power of vulnerability. In Episode #855 of the Divine Designed Life Podcast, I explore the profound connection between weakness, shame, and the strength of faith. Through raw, honest …

Living Beyond Shame: Naked and Unashamed

Living Beyond Shame: Naked and Unashamed

Shame is a relentless presence that often haunts the human experience, casting a long shadow over our lives. But what if we could break free from the suffocating grip of shame and step into a realm where vulnerability is not a source of deep discomfort but a path to divine liberation? I want to explore the profound concept of living …

Living Beyond Shame: Naked and Unashamed

Living Beyond Shame: Naked and Unashamed

Living Beyond Shame: Naked and Unashamed Shame is a relentless presence that often haunts the human experience, casting a long shadow over our lives. But what if we could break free from the suffocating grip of shame and step into a realm where vulnerability is not a source of deep discomfort but a path to divine liberation? I want to …