Years ago I began to sense, feel and hear a small strong voice. At times the voice was not audible.
At one time hurt confused and ashamed over things that you had endured Now steadier hands more self-confident stance your
Trusting God is believing that God is your heavenly Father and that He wants a relationship with you so that He can, love, bless, protect, guide and lead you into His plan for your life. For a Survivor this is particularly important because we yearn for someone good and powerful to help and heal us. Someone that we trust will not hurt us. This is difficult for many us because we have been hurt so badly and often by someone in a position of power that we don’t trust anyone.
Human beings are funny creatures. We crave interaction and relationship, yet often behave in ways that directly counter this need. The main thing that gets in the way of us authentically interacting and forming relationships with others is our need to look good! How many times have we been in a conversation, and we have no idea what the person is talking about? Yet we nod and agree as if we are also a scholar on Far Eastern spices. When we almost trip and fall on the sidewalk, our first response isn’t, “Thank goodness I didn’t get hurt,” but rather, “Did anyone see me fall?” More significantly, we are struggling through a divorce but refuse to tell any of our friends, because we don’t want them to think we are a failure.