Stories of Healing

18
Jul

BEING HEALED FROM ABUSE

I am the youngest among the 9 siblings. Typically, the youngest gets the most attention, affection, acceptance and affirmation. Sad to say, that was not my experience.  I felt I was a mistake, a nuisance and a bother. They were too tired of taking care of a large family and […]

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20
Jun

BEING HEALED FROM MISOGYNY

I am child #10 of 11, we were alphabetically named by our parents. I grew up in a poor farming family in the South, experiencing hard work at an early age of 9. From time to time my father would accept carpentry job to help feed and support 11 of […]

07
Dec

HANNAH, PASTOR’S KID; STRUGGLED WITH INTEGRITY & BOUNDARIES

Growing up in the church although coupled with abuse, I still thought I knew what healthy boundaries were. Mom and dad were whole heartedly committed to the church which was admired by many. But I always knew something about their commitment left them and us children vulnerable to unnecessary pain […]

07
Aug

45 YRS. OLD, PASTOR’S WIFE; STRUGGLED WITH SEXUAL ADDICTION

Langit sa lupa. Langit hindi impiyerno. Saya, di lungkot at dusa. Pagmamahal di pag-abandona. Kasaganaan di kakulangan. Yan ang pangarap kong langit. Sa edad na 7 taong gulang, pinangarap kong mag asawa ng Pastor. Para sa akin, ang pamilya ng pastor ang pinakamasaya at pinaka huwarang pamilya. Palibhasa, kahit sa […]

17
Jul

Jinky B., professional blogger; struggled with unforgiveness:

I came to Living Waters because of unforgiveness. My husband committed adultery and I was set on pursuing annulment. I refused to settle for a life with an endless cycle of infidelity. But through the teachings and ministry time, I was able to identify my own brokenness that snowballed from […]

17
Jun

Max E., Male Professional from Bulacan; struggled with sexual addiction:

I struggled with homosexual tendencies and sexual addictions which manifested through anonymous sexual encounters, compulsive masturbation and pornography. I had been living in a cycle of depression, self-condemnation and deep shame. I attempted to kill myself a number of times. I was cynical toward life and God. All these apparently […]

28
Jan

Lemuel’s Testimony

I had always thought that same-sex attraction is a gender that God created. Though my faith and values says it’s wrong, I treasured those feelings in my heart. My family instilled in me that being homosexual is bad and wrong. But that idea caused me even more confusion. I tried […]

28
Jan

Marty’s Testimony

Thanks for providing the telephone connection between Jesus and us. Hirap na hirap akong makakuha ng signal at clear reception this last year, may forgiveness issues pala ako at isang malaking pader. Really glad that’s been NAILED to the cross. I feel like I lost weight. My wife, parang naka […]

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