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Self-Worth: A Journey Through Paradox Part 2

*Trigger Warning: this post contains description of attempted suicide, please be respectful and courteous to the author* PART II The shame of our homeless, jobless condition really wore me down and left me feeling isolated and ashamed. After a couple of months without a job, my husband started working nights and weekends, and I was… Continue reading Self-Worth: A Journey Through Paradox Part 2

Self-Worth: A Journey Through Paradox Part 1

PART I As a woman with a history of severe anxiety and depression, life contains spells of shame and self-loathing.  There can be a heaviness that makes ordinary life seem like climbing everest. As challenges get tough, I used to often find myself thinking, “I will be happy when…”  As a Christian and firm believer… Continue reading Self-Worth: A Journey Through Paradox Part 1