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Category: Good Stories

10 Action Steps To Overcome Hurt And Depression

10 Action Steps To Overcome Hurt And Depression In my blog post about how you can Experience Greater Hope And Healing Than You Ever Thought Possible, I shared how I was able to overcome hurt and depression.  I listed 3 things to start with. #1 Believe healing is possible. #2…

A Second Chance At Love

A Guest  Story By Renay Silva I was helping out a receptionist at work during her lunch hour. Her desk was at the top of the elevators. Her job was to direct patients to the correct clinic. As I looked out toward the elevator this handsome man with a beautiful…

Nothing Was Going To Change If I Didn’t Change

You’ll love this story about what can happen when you have the courage to change. A Guest Story by Stacie Baca In my large family of 9, I was the middle child. I often felt like the ordinary one, the quiet one, the over looked one. I had…

Experience Greater Hope And Healing Than You Ever Thought Possible

I’ll admit I’ve flip-flopped between anxiety and peace as I’ve thought of writing this and I still don’t know if I’ll hit the “publish” button.  My peace comes from knowing that this may bring hope and healing…

I Was Drowning And There Was No One There To Save Me

A story written by Susan Shaw When I was 4 years old I had the same nightmare for three nights.  I was drowning and no one was there to save me. Each night I woke up crying and yelling for my mother. She would come in and comfort me and…

“The Hiding Place,” How One Of The Best Books I’ve Ever Read Made Me Grateful For Trials

I love a good book, but a while ago I decided reading books was unhealthy for my family.  Maybe if I had the ability to read a book here and there and put it down at any necessary moment it would be a different story.  BUT, since the second I…

Answered Prayers On A Trip To Africa

When I signed up to be a Thrive Life consultant I had no idea of all the life changing experiences that would come my way.  When I was given the chance to go on a  humanitarian trip to Kenya, Africa with their charity, Thriving Nations, there was no question in…

A Lesson In Never Giving Up

“Perseverance is a positive, active characteristic. It is not idly, passively waiting and hoping for some good thing to happen. It gives us hope by helping us realize that (we) suffer no failure except in giving up and no longer trying.”  -Joseph B. Wirthlin A Guest…

Two Families, Two Needs Met By Each Other, Two Miracles. Part 2

A Guest Post By Lorraine Windsor.  Read the other side of this miracle here. Our family was living happily in Texas with no plans to move, when my husband and I both started feeling that we were supposed to move to Albuquerque, NM. We didn’t understand, but we…

Two Families, Two Needs Met By Each Other, Two Miracles

Sometimes I visualize God smiling down on us as He seemlessly moves His children into each other’s paths. “Oh, you need that? I have another child that can help you out.”  As he lovingly moves the puzzle piece into place. We need to be willing to…