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Then She Stood By the Brave

“I felt like I watched my childhood come full circle. The shame of not being “strong enough” to stand up to my dad was put to rest as I stood there being my siblings’ support. I went through what I had to so that I could be there for my siblings when they needed me. I am stronger now, I have the strength they needed to be able to be brave themselves.”

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I Am Not A Spartan

“Emotions were a failed sinful part of our human bodies and not to be trusted or allowed a voice. Those friends were the ones who made me feel ashamed of the glorious, beautiful, redeemed emotions that the Lord of the Universe has created within me. Hear me say this: I am gloriously emotional and I am a gift.”

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