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50 Shades of…Stay Away

50 Shades of…Stay Away A guest blog post by: Dave Anderson, Director of Rescue at TheHopeLine. There has been much anticipation around the recently released (February 14, 2015) movie entitled 50 Shades of Grey. Some say it is a love story, others refer to it as a couple’s movie, while still others say it is…

Protect Your Heart From Negative Self-Talk

The last two weeks I have talked about guarding your heart in dating relationships.  Today I want to talk about how to protect your heart from your own negative self-talk.  From the lies that you tell yourself, which the world has convinced you are true. How can you guard your heart from bitterness? Let me…

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Insecurity

Everyone is insecure over something. I’ve yet to find one person who loves everything about them self. Unfortunately, my insecurities led me to develop anxiety and depression. Being a teenager makes your self appearance stand out more and more. In 8th grade, I noticed how all of my friends had boyfriends and nice clothes and nice…

Saved by Grace

Genevieve Was Saved By Grace Dear TheHopeLine, I just wanted to say thank you. I started connecting with you guys at TheHopeLine last year when I was struggling with self harm. I’ve been fighting the battle of depression and anxiety for a good four years now with two close incidents of ending of my life. I was…