Lonely and Depressed

“Comfort ye, comfort ye my people,” (Isaiah 40:1) December 15, 2017 Dear Julie: My husband recently left me because I was too hard on him about his old habits coming back. I love my husband but I want him to be the man I married not the man he chose to be. He is verbally abusive and, to me, that’s worse than physical abuse. Torn, what should I do? –Lonely and Depressed ***** Dear... read more


“Comfort ye, comfort ye my people,” (Isaiah 40:1) December 12, 2017 Dear Julie: I’m a young mom of two little girls. I got married at 17 and found it hard to conceive. For our first daughter, the wait was two and a half years, and for the second, the wait was four more years. My ex was really abusive for the first two or three years, but he then turned to going out more, having affairs.... read more

Attacked Spiritually

“Comfort ye, comfort ye my people,” (Isaiah 40:1) Hi Ms Julie: I pray and hope you see this and read it. I’m not sure what to say or where to start. I just know that I have been facing challenges and being attacked spiritually to a point where I feel so weak. And God seems so far away. I talk to him every day Ms. Julie but it’s like my Father doesn’t want to listen to me like... read more

Mood Swings

“Comfort ye, comfort ye my people,” (Isaiah 40:1) December 1, 2017 Dear Julie: I’m going through a lot. I feel annoyed and aggravated at times. Some things happened between me and someone. I don’t know how to trust them. I feel unloved at times but in love. I feel my attitude and mood swings are bad at times. –Mood Swings ***** Dear Mood Swings: Dr. James Dobson wrote a book... read more

A Teen-age Girl

“Comfort ye, comfort ye my people,” (Isaiah 40:1) December 5, 2017 Dear Julie: I’m 15 years old and experiencing LOTS of things an average teen girl shouldn’t. In January, I was placed into DCF custody and put up for foster care. I was waiting in a program for five months until the state found a family willing to take care of me temporarily. Those five months were the worst months... read more