Don’t Tell Anyone!

It’s difficult to turn on the TV or scroll through social media without seeing another breaking news story about sexual assault and someone in a position of power. If your mind is full of questions and frustrations, ours is too.

This weekend, we’re joining the conversation to talk about God’s heart for the abused and how to get help when it feels like life is anything but good. If you know someone eager for answers about where God is in all of this, invite them to a location. Pastor Matt Brown will be facilitating an essential conversation about sexual abuse with his wife Tammy Brown and Sandals Church worship leader Christina Crowley.

Our blog this week highlights some of Christina’s story…

I was 7 years old the first time I heard the three little words, “Don’t tell anyone.” Little did I know those words would become the bricks I would use to build my walls of self-protection.  Continue reading Don’t Tell Anyone!

Out With The Old & In With The New

Somewhere along the way I stopped dreaming. Not the kind of dream that happens when you drift off to sleep, but belief in the extraordinary kind. The fountain from which these dreams once flowed effortlessly had dried up. Unfulfilled hopes alongside unmet expectations that were entangled with sacrifices that didn’t pay off had certainly contributed to my newfound impoverished ambition. I can’t quite remember when the drought began, but I could feel something in me changing.

Continue reading Out With The Old & In With The New