In her book, Put Comfortable Shoes in my Coffin, Jennifer McCloskey, and her mother and writing partner, Mary Rey Girardi, share a treasure trove of small stories with huge heart. Jen has been a motivational speaker and trainer across the country since 1986 and she created...

I gently fold my praying hands around my precious beads As thoughts begin to turn to you Your suffering, hopes and needs. Quietly I listen to the rhythm of my prayer Beads slipping through my fingers my rosary resting there. Each decade tells a story Of the life of our dear Lord “Behold His Blessed...

She looked at me with teary eyes as she narrated what had happened the previous night.” I looked outside of the window, it was all dark and I could only see scattered stars in the sky. My face was swollen I dreaded to look in...

Reliving past experiences that hurt you, are thorns that pierce the souls of many women. These sets of women are battling with their past wishing it had never happened. Surprisingly, they have failed to see the detrimental effects of such memories. Over the years, this...

When I was little, like most young girls one of the things we most desired was to wear makeup.  We wanted to have the darkest red or pink lips, painted nails and adorn the highest heels.  This was a combo ready to make us feel...

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I’ve recently turned 23 and I think that the time close to one’s birthday is useful for doing all-round reflection on your life. For me, this entails looking back at the little more than twenty years of my life which, thus far, includes my first...

Humans are likely to get discouraged when it seems as though their efforts aren't yielding results. Therefore, God's strength is needed to stand confidently. It may sound ridiculous attempting to accomplish a single goal countless times without a positive output. However, history has revealed remarkable...

For the month of February we have been covering the different phases of relationships and chatting about nurturing, respecting and embracing your relationship, whether you're navigating singledom, dating or marriage. Before we wrap up the end of relationship month, I thought I'd share some of...

So, you have given your life to Christ. The old is gone and the new has come (2 Corinthians 5:17). Sometimes in our journey of life we will go through experiences that are hard, it may be a brokenness in a certain area of your...