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Sexual Assault: My Story of Survival

By Elizabeth Leland | Guest Blogger My dear sisters (and brothers), I want to share my story and my heart with you because it is important for you to know that you are not alone. Facing the unspeakable pain and trauma after experiencing rape or abuse is never easy, but I promise there
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Therapy: What it’s really like

By Clarissa Danen | Guest Blogger I remember when counseling was first brought up to me. It was by Maura Byrne, the founder of Made in His Image. I then told my core leader who also started encouraging it. At the time I had so many thoughts running through my head. I don’t have a prob
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It’s NOT Your Fault

It’s hard to explain and often times words can’t do it justice. Scratch that, words could never do it justice. They say it’s your fault. They say if you were better or good it wouldn’t have happened. And their words sink into your brain like a brick falling to the bottom of the ocean.
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Perfectionism is Deadly

By Christine Saah: Perfection was something I always aimed for. I wanted the perfect grades, perfect body, and perfect life. Perfection almost ruined me. The desires I had became flawed and a nagging sensation that never left my side. The pressure was self-imposed so no matter how muc
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Girl, Don’t You Dare Quit

By Christine Saah: It’s crunch time for most college students. The end of the semester is approaching and with that comes final exams and term paper deadlines. The pressure is on. Life seems a whole lot tougher at the moment, especially for those in recovery from eating disorders. We
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Incarnate App

Happy Feast of the Annunciation my friends!!! The day Mary said, Yes to being the Mother of God! What a beautiful day indeed! I don’t know about you, but I’m celebrating!! A friend of mine has designed an amazing new app, that you should download. Life is so sacred, so precious, and t
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What is Divine Mercy?

One time one of the men who abused me came to me full of sorrow. He looked at me and said, How could God ever forgive me? I told him about Divine Mercy and we prayed a Chaplet together. God’s mercy is the answer and I’ve seen the grace from the Chaplet and this novena work
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Come with Made in His Image to Belize!

In 2012, I was invited to travel to Belize to speak to the children there. The opportunity truly spoke to my heart, as many of the children living in the villages of Belize are abused and sexually assaulted. These children grow up with a twisted view of their sexuality, God’s lo
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God and Sex

Yup, I just put God next to the word sex. It’s disgusting that people magazine can put a half-naked woman on the cover of their magazines and claim she wins the most beautiful woman of the year award. Made in His Image says NO, that’s not true beauty. Modesty reveals a woman’s i
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