Tag Archives: Codependent

To the the moms…

This little saying is one of the first postings that I placed on my “Out of the darkness…into the light” board on Pinterest. It is a hard one and at the time that I posted it there was a huge chasm of … Continue reading

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Climbing the Mountain of Enabling (part 2)

Two weeks ago, when I began this series about enabling, I did not realize that it would be so hard! It has taken me a while to complete this post.  If you are reading this, you may have found this … Continue reading

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Climbing the Mountain of Enabling (a mountain that will never be scaled)

When not in check, I will:                 Pick up your shoes                                 Carry your pack                                                 Lie to your boss                                                                 Do your homework                                                                                 Remove rocks from your path And strip you of the joy of saying…                 “I … Continue reading

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Let Go and Let God

Let go and let God A phrase that I once did not understand. How could I let go and let God? I did not trust Him… In order to trust Him, I had to understand Him. I did not understand … Continue reading

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for you who have been Codependent

Sometimes the mountain climbing is solitary.  The path is narrow, rocky, precarious, lonely… Sometimes it is a wide open prairie and many can walk along together, some boosting others up on their shoulders, stopping and waiting for the slow ones … Continue reading

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I’m washing the dishes, I’m washing the dishes, I’m washing the dishes….diverting from a bad habit

No temptation has overtaken you except such as is common to man; but God is faithful, who will not allow you to be tempted beyond what you are able, but with the temptation will also make the way of escape, … Continue reading

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A Bit of Prose

Who is it? Who is it in this house? Who has a child who won’t come see him? Who is it? Who is it in this house who has a child who only calls when he is in need? Who … Continue reading

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