Avoiding Secrecy


We are enticed daily to keep our secrets safe by never telling anyone how we really feel: that we are hurting deep down inside, that someone did something bad to us, that if we tell, no one will love us.

Avoiding Secrecy2018-12-04T10:42:04-05:00

Jessica – 2010 Graduate


Jessica - 2010 Graduate I was sexually abused as a child and felt completely worthless. Secretly, I tried to cope with [...]

Jessica – 2010 Graduate2018-12-04T10:43:22-05:00

Kara – 2008 Graduate


Kara - 2008 Graduate Before I came to Mercy, I was lost. Abandonment, betrayal and unforgiveness controlled my life, and I [...]

Kara – 2008 Graduate2018-12-04T10:44:14-05:00

Rachel – 2007 Graduate


Rachel - 2007 Graduate I came to Mercy completely hopeless and numb. I thought my life was pointless and that the [...]

Rachel – 2007 Graduate2018-12-04T10:44:19-05:00

Kristin – 2010 Graduate


Kristin - 2010 Graduate I had unrealistic expectations placed on me at a very early age which led to perfectionism. I [...]

Kristin – 2010 Graduate2018-12-04T10:44:20-05:00

Alexandra – 2013 Graduate


Alexandra - 2013 Graduate I come from a poverty stricken area where drugs and prostitution are very common. As a child, [...]

Alexandra – 2013 Graduate2018-12-04T10:46:23-05:00