Challenges Women Face July 21, 2017 Dear Julie: I have been talking to this guy for about 2 months, and at first it was perfect almost. He showed up at my church one day and we were both pretty emotionally broken because I was abused and sexually assaulted by a friend and he’s in the process of a difficult divorce from a woman who’s still emotionally abusive. We said we would take things slow... read more

Needing Help

  Challenges Women Face May 19, 2017 Dear Julie: I’ve always believed in God. Yet, sometimes I don’t and scream at God. For years I suffered panic attacks, lowness, anxiety, depression. I’ve gotten counseling for being addicted to drugs, abuse, rape. Have been alone for a year now so am breaking patterns but have overwhelming troubles when alone. –Needing Help ***** Dear Needing Help: My heart... read more

Seeking Advice

Challenges Women Face May 9, 2017 Dear Julie: I wanted to ask you something about my daughter’s father who I am no longer in a relationship with because he used to verbally abuse me a lot and cheated on me and had intercourse with another girl behind my back when my daughter was only 2 months old. She is now one year old. The girl he had sex with gave him herpes because he had unprotected sex with her... read more

Seeking Forgiveness

Challenges Women Face April 14, 2017 Dear Julie: I have had a really hard life since the day I was born. I grew up with no mother. She left me and my 3 siblings when I was 3 years old to be with another man. She left us with our very abusive drug addict father who beat us on a daily basis. I got pregnant at the age of 15 and was in an abusive relationship with my ex husband for 19 years. I had 3 more... read more


  Challenges Women Face April 11, 2017 Dear Julie: My husband’s mother abandoned him and abused him physically. His grandmother raised him best she could but she got on drugs while he was a preteen and that also had him grow up too fast. Her drug use took her to move out of town when he was 21…so again he felt abandoned. Every woman he got in a relationship with, he says, cheated. Now we’ve... read more

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