For most of my life, I’ve lived in a binary mode of all or nothing. Full steam ahead or quit and walk away. My normal way of operating would be to push myself and force out these last episodes but I’m going to practice what I preach and give myself permission to press pause and to give myself the space that I need right now.Read More
In today’s story episode, I take you back inside the walls of my rehab experience to share what I learned about grief and loss and about how avoiding pain was also helping me to avoid the one thing that I’ve been searching for my entire life. When I started to be my grief and loss, I also started to find hope and love.Read More
On today’s episode I’m joined with the incredible mother and son team, Candace & Riley. Candace and Riley are going to share part of their journey of unconditional love, acceptance, courage, strength & hope and how they made a decision to come out as a family in the middle of the pandemic.Read More
S02E16 – Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs) Hello and welcome to This Little Light of Mine, my name is James Powell and I’m so glad that you are able to join me for today’s story episode entitled Adverse Childhood Experiences In today’s episode I’m going deep into one of the most impactful pyschoeducational sessions that I had…Read More
By sharing his own personal experience with religious trauma and evolution towards leaving fundamentalism behind, Andrew Pledger was fired from his campus job and expelled from Bob Jones University.
Join our conversation as Andrew shares how his art gave him a unique opportunity to explore how religious trauma has impact his life and how he started his own journey of healing, spiritual growth, and listening to God to become his own hero.Read More