A Buzzword Defined: What Does Trauma Really Mean?

We hear the word used conversationally—“that was so traumatic!”—and sometimes, it’s true. Yet, many forms of trauma don’t come up in conversation at all. What is trauma, really? In this series, we are going to take a closer look at what trauma means, its effects, and how we can move … Read More

More Than Happy: Cultivating Wholehearted Living

The pursuit of happiness: our country is founded on it, and our culture is fixated on it. But what if there is more to life than being happy? What if, at the end of our lives, we looked back to see if we had lived a full, abundant life? What … Read More

Sex Trafficking: Not Just Girls

The conversation around sex trafficking is becoming more common, as organizations such as the End It Movement work to shed light on an issue that is largely hidden in society. Even as the discussion of sex-trafficking expands, we’re still not getting the full picture. We tend to assume only women … Read More

What is Sex Trafficking?

Sex trafficking. Most of us hear those words and think of an issue that is distant—something that happens in other parts of the world, or to other groups of people…Not something that could happen in our city, community, neighborhood, or family. Unfortunately, the reality is, the issue is much closer … Read More