Inspiring Stories

Inspiring Stories

“One thing I do know. I was blind but now I see!”

“One thing I do know. I was blind but now I see!” John 9:25b –  For those of us who have lived a homosexual lifestyle and have decided to walk away from it and embrace what we believe to be a God-honoring life…may I say personally that I have experienced something life-defining. One story in the New Testament tells about the man who was blind from birth and Jesus healed him. The religious authorities called him and his parents to…

My Path to Sexual Addiction and then Freedom by Anonymous

My Path to Sexual Addiction and then Freedom Anonymous A teenage girl introduced me to the world of sexual intimacy at the tender age of five. My five-year-old mind struggled to comprehend what was happening, my body enjoyed some of the sensations; I enjoyed the special attention but at the same time was revolted by it all. The door to adult sexuality had been prematurely opened. Sexual contact with my peers was a recurring theme throughout my childhood sometimes initiated…

the Heart of the Father – A true story about a daughter and father.

The heart of the Father A true story about a daughter and father. Just like any other little girl, I wanted my daddy to pick me up and joyfully throw me up in the air; catching me again with his strong arms. I wanted to sometimes sit on his lap and have him tenderly stroke my hair and kiss me on my forehead. If we were out for a walk I wanted him to hold my hand and show me…

DEALING WITH PAIN & ANGER by Lenie

DEALING WITH PAIN & ANGER by Lenie When I think of events which have caused great pain and anger in my life , uppermost in my memory are the two times when I was age 10 and 12 when my cousins tried to sexually manipulate and abuse me. Because of good sex education given by my parents, I resisted the abuse, but I slapped my one cousin through his face and cursed him. These events left in me a deep…

BOUNDARIES – R E D E M P T I O N By Yvonne O’Connor

BOUNDARIES – R E D E M P T I O N By Yvonne O’Connor (Inspired by the ‘Boundaries’ teaching.) like a child chasing moonbeams I’ve been dashing through my night grabbing back those bits of dreams that suddenly took flight opening ever wider my eyes begin to see past the mist those hidden bits that do belong to me! with faith and fervent passion somewhere deep, deep down inside a princess kissed back into life begins now to arise and, trembling,…

THE FATHER WOUND by Freddie

THE FATHER WOUND by Freddie My mother grew up on her family’s small farm in the Eastern Cape. After the family were forced to leave their farm in the late 1950’s, they moved to different towns in South Africa to look for work. When the family eventually split up, my mother, grandmother and aunt came to live in Cape Town. It was here, in Cape Town, that my mother met my father and got involved with him. After a few…

SEXUAL ABUSE AND THE ABUSER by Margaret

SEXUAL ABUSE AND THE ABUSER by Margaret It was a normal Monday night, that September eight years ago. I had eaten supper, watched some TV and gone to bed. Now, several hours later, I was sitting bolt upright in bed – heart pounding, lungs gasping for air – terrified of something unknown ….At first I thought it was just a nightmare, but the feelings of dread and anxiety would not go away. After experiencing several more of these episodes, I…

THE MOTHER WOUND by Edmund

THE MOTHER WOUND by Edmund Where do I start ……. well, at the beginning I guess! After my birth, my father basically walked out on my mother and me (they were not married), and in the process of growing up, I spent most of my time with my grandmother. Therefore, as a young boy, I had no experience whatsoever of a father. At the age of four, I was sexually abused by my mother’s boyfriend. This abuse went on for…

Wynn’s Story

SEX, DRUGS AND ROCK & ROLL A true story of hope and freedom from sexual abuse and addiction! by Wynn Cameron Thompson After many years in rebellion, I am now walking and living out the Lord’s call on my life. There have been many trials along the way but also many blessings, confirmations and encouragement’s! I would like to share some of the miracles God has done in my life and how He has brought me to this point in…

Internet Pornography and Marriage

A True Story: Internet Pornography and Marriage Our story is about God’s redeeming love and his amazing grace.  We can testify that what Satan meant for evil, God meant for good and by sharing our story we hope that it will be of encouragement to you, as marriages are under attack these days.  We have seen God’s grace work in us and have made a commitment to keep fighting for our marriage. It is the one area that Satan tries…
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