Lori Bennett


Abuse doesn’t have to have the final say. Brokenness doesn’t have to define you. Healing comes when you choose to rise again! Choose to rise again.

Motivated Dirt

September 14, 2022 Sitting on a shelf in our master bathroom shower is a black bottle that states: “A daily cleanser that helps to remove...

Until It Collapsed

Does it feel like the world is collapsing around you? You’re not alone on the days you feel overwhelmed by circumstances out of your control, but maybe this article will help you INTENTIONALLY focus on the bigger picture and trust your Creator, who wants nothing more than to give you a life lived in abundance and peace.

Chapter 45

What walking away looks like.

Chapter 44

Val challenges Hope to read 1 Corinthians 13:4-7. Gavin surprises Hope with a phone call which gives Hope closure. And a mirror reflection enlightens Hope’s view on herself.

Chapter 43

When Brad explodes at Hope while Calleigh is in the room eating her morning breakfast, Hope realizes it’s time for a change.

Chapter 42

Text messages deleted. Mystery appointments and medications. Getting hit in the face in the middle of the night. Hope’s life gets more and more complicated while trying to deal with Brad.

Chapter 41

Rape. Lies. Ignoring boundaries. Dealing with Brad’s twisted reality. Hope uncovers the truth. The more that’s revealed, the more complicated life gets.

Chapter 40

Situations at home make Hope realize she’s living in abuse with an unstable spouse who compares himself to a sociopath. When finding a lighter in the wash, twists and turns make Hope question what’s truth and what’s another lie.

Chapter 39

Hope faces the truth of who she married, then shares with Greg what happened before their wedding during the rehearsal dinner.