An Encounter With Hope

" Faith is the assurance, the confirmation, the title-deed of the things we hope for, being the proof of things we do not see and conviction of their reality - faith perceiving as real fact what is not revealed to the senses" (Hebrews 11:1 Amp)

"Faith does not originate in our emotions, our feelings, or our senses. Faith is a matter of will. We decide to believe as truth what is not revealed to our senses" Merlin Carothers

I Am My Father's Daughter

I have been on the most amazing journey of my life, sometimes painful, at other times exhilarating and ultimately triumphant and was able to share these experiences with my friends. They encouraged me that I should share my journey of discovery of finding the father that I never knew. On my pilgrimage I have also discovered extended family that I never had knowledge of before this encounter. I want to take you on this amazing journey of how I found my father and in doing so how it helped me discover who I am, which enabled me to let go of the crippling past. I share some general thoughts from my experiences that I hope will give you an understanding of my view of the world through my eyes, looking at my environment and what life was like for me and may be for many others without a father. This is my journey of struggles and disappointments throughout my life and I find myself encountering hope 25 years later to discover the truth.

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Daily Inspiration

"Brokenness is not a destination... it's a season"