Tag Archives: overcoming

How to Convert Adversity into Success

The story of Christine Ryan, whose life was transformed from running away from home at age 14 to being a successful entrepreneur  provides a model of converting adversity to success. You can look at her story by clicking the link … Continue reading

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Spirituality Empowers Too

Alienation from family, suicidal depression, rape, sexual confusion, epilepsy and constant insecurity, are more than anyone could ask for. For Jodiann, spirituality was the source of her empowerment and overcoming. We all need to find a center and a Higher … Continue reading

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Steps to Getting There

This is a model story of how success is achieved by 1) having an impossible dream 2) empowering “ordinary” people 3) developing allies and 4) building teamwork. Halving measures don’t work. We have to go all out from the ground … Continue reading

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How to deal with Sexual Abuse

We need to understand sexual abuse well and be there for victims in an informed way. This article should be helpful: Dealing with Sexual Abuse        Websites: http://www.growingbalanced.com                    www.faithandhealth.wordpress.com … Continue reading

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Empowerment Network for Wellness and Rehabilitation

How can we work together on this? Any information, ideas or commitment to initiatives? Empowerment Network for Wellness and Rehabilitation     Websites: http://www.growingbalanced.com                      www.faithandhealth.wordpress.com        Blogs: http://www.balancingforwellness.wordpress.comContinue reading

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Success despite Struggles

Out of suffering comes resilience. If he can do it then many of us can too. But remember, it takes a village to raise a child. Never give up! See article on how this Jamaican raised in poverty has made … Continue reading

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Abuse and hope

The abuse to the innocent Christ speaks of how God embraces our human suffering as His own and gives us His hope of overcoming what seems not to make sense.

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