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Eating disorder recovery

MIHI changed my perspective of Eating Disorder Recovery

By Alanna Burtis Photo credit: Donna Irene Photography Thanksgiving is tomorrow and this will be the first holiday ever in my four years of having an eating disorder where I am not currently relapsing. There is such grace in all this, God’s Hand has pulled me into a time of Victory; H
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Growing Pains – My Recovery from an Eating Disorder

By an Anonymous Guest Blogger. Photo credit: Donna Irene Photography. Rarely does any kind of fruitful growth happen without some discomfort. Little 5’6” 120 pound me struggled to find peace in my changing body. Evolving into womanhood is not easy. It, like so many other countless thi
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To my girls

By Sarah Kroger | Music Artist & Guest Blogger Photo credit: Donna Irene Photography “Jesus is the one who sees you when you feel the most invisible.” This past weekend I had the honor of serving at a women’s conference in Dallas. It had been a great day already, fille
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Keep your head up darling

By  Erin McNew | Staff Writer Photo credit: Donna Irene Photography Keep your head up, little fighter. You can do this. I know sometimes it’s hard. But you’re not alone. He’s right there with you. He’s taking your hand and he’s guiding you to more stable ground. You’re almost there. J
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The Day a Scale Gave Me More than a Number

By Erin McNew | Guest Blogger Photo credit: Donna Irene Photography Today, I ran across a scale that I found to be pretty incredible. Underneath the top where it would read your weight, it said the words “you are beautiful” in purple script. Okay, so I’m a total sap. I accept that. Bu
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Your first love

By Bobby Blood | Guest Blogger Photo credit: Jenny Haas Photography You are My lily among the thorns. I created you. I, love itself, created you. My dear daughter I want you to know how much I love you. This love I speak of does not fade, and at every moment you can count on the fact
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Maura’s Story: How I got through therapy

By Maura Byrne | Founder of Made in His Image Question: Where you anxious/nervous about going to therapy? And how did you actually get inside his/her office for therapy? I can’t seem to get inside for my sessions. First of all, good for you for being brave and courageous and going to
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Sweet Surrender

By Kathryn Gibbs | Guest Blogger Dear Father, Please be with me in my brokenness and in my fears. Today I surrender to You all of my hurts and anxieties. I invite You into my past and present wounds and memories, please heal them from me and create in me a pure heart. Shine Your holy
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Worry Much?

Therefore I tell you, do not worry about your life, what you will eat or drink; or about your body, what you will wear. Is not life more important than food, and the body more important than clothes? Look at the birds of the air; they do not sow or reap or store away in barns, and yet
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You Don’t Know You’re Beautiful

By Melissa St. Ledger | Guest Blogger | Chastity speaker for Generation Life I love the video that blew up on YouTube titled, “Dove Real Beauty Sketches.” If you haven’t seen it, watch it. I won’t explain the premise, but just that it reminded me of the fact that most women in America
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