Still Beloved ~ Reclaiming the Soul After Trauma
Victoria McGee, M.A.
“Surrender – giving up what we think should be happening for what is actually happening.” ~ McCall Erickson I’ve been musing about this thought lately. There are times in life when tragedies happen, people you love are suffering and YOU CAN’T FIX IT! There’s nothing you can do. Nothing. THEN WHAT … Continue reading WHEN YOU CAN’T FIX IT
I came across this poem called “Angry at God” and thought it would be helpful to many of us who have been through all kinds of trauma. It was written by Pastor Steve Garnaas-Holmes. His website is http://www.unfoldinglight.net. Angry at God My complaint is bitter; God’s hand is heavy despite my groaning. … I … Continue reading Sharing an insightful poem
“Between each wrinkle is a warrior, wounded but willing to show up. Underneath scars are soldiers fighting struggle and stigma. Life’s battles mark us, yet build us.” ~Dan Phillips Years ago, I was trying to offer counsel to a young man who had returned from the war in Afghanistan and was suffering from PTSD. His life … Continue reading We Who are Never Not Broken
Photo by rawpixel.com on Pexels.com When Army surgeon Rhonda Cornum regained consciousness after her helicopter crashed, she looked up to see five Iraqi soldiers pointing rifles at her writes… 1,264 more words via Strategies to Turn Trauma Into Strength — Fighting for a Future