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mental illness is not weakness

Mental ILLNESS is NOT Mental WEAKNESS

Consider this. In America: 14 million people die of cancer every year 25 million people have asthma 29.1 million people develop diabetes 53 million people have arthritis 61.5 million have a mental illness So I have to ask, if 61.5 million American’s are struggling with a mental illness, making it more common than diabetes or…

Your Relationship Can Survive Military Deployment

If you quickly open a soda, there is some chance the contents will foam up and spill over the top. Shake that bottle for thirty seconds before removing the top and you’ll have a much more intense experience. Talking with people about relationships with loved ones in the military is like opening a bottle that…

you can be free

7 Steps Towards A Porn-Free Life

If you are fighting an addiction to pornography, you are not alone…68% of young men and 18% of women use porn at least once a week. I share this statistic with you simply to let you know that you are not alone in your struggle.  I don’t want you to think, If so many people…

fight the gateway drug

Porn: The Gateway Drug to Sexual Violence

Pornography: The Gateway Drug to Sexual Violence I have been disturbed by recent research that links repeated viewing of pornography to sexual violence and assault. While I am concerned about these studies, I am not surprised by them. I know this can be a sensitive subject, but I want to face it head on. I…

what is really love

How To Know It’s Really Love

Is It Really Love? Have you been dating someone for a while? Are you starting to wonder if he or she might be the one? Are you thinking that maybe you are ready to really commit to this person? Are you wondering if the feelings are mutual? Are you questioning if what you are feeling…