Author Archives: Gail Cawley Showalter

Are Your Boundaries Protecting You?

Learn How to Set Boundaries Learning why you need boundaries is extremely important. It may be that you do not realize how weak your boundaries are. You may feel frustrated or stuck. My simple course is a start to a better future for you in all your relationships.

Stories That Shape Us

I grew up hearing all the Bible stories, never questioning that they were factual. As an adult I did a re-think.

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Somewhere Within

Somewhere within the seed has sprouted. I can feel its movements; I can sense its energy.

From Ugliness, Beauty Emerges

“Today, as in the ancient world, many people sincerely believe that God loves us and wants peace for us so much that God has not trouble harming or destroying them for our benefit.”

Single Moms – Bonding and Boundaries

Mothering Adult Children Motherhood never ends. It goes through stages. Each stage has its joys and its difficulties. Now that my children are grown and married you’d think I could more easily cut the apron strings. My kiddoes are doing quite well on their own as they are raising and starting families. It’s me who misses […]

Our Personal Wilderness Journey

I’m sure you’ve heard the old saying, “You can take the girl out of the country, but you can’t take the country out of the girl.” Well that is what Moses was up against – getting the slavery out of the people. They had a slavery mentality.

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Navigating Single Parenting with Your G.P.S.

Navigating Life as Single Mom    No matter how you feel about your life as a single mother you really are not in Wonderland where time has been suspended. You may see only a daze of duties that you trudge through day to day. Time is passing, children are growing and you are merely existing […]

What is Freedom?

FREEDOM! Inspired by We Make the Road by Walking by Brian D. McLarenChapter Nine Scripture references – Exodus 1:1-14; 3: 1-15, John 8: 1-11, Galatians 5:1, 13-15 “If you’re looking for a thirty-minute story with a happy ending every time, it’s hard to find in the Bible-just as it is in real life.” As the […]

How to Improve Your Life with Boundaries & Personality Awareness

Learning where your personality traits take you and how to establish personal boundaries will help you to move forward with ease.

Rivalry or Reconciliation!

There has been rivalry and dissension as far back as we have recorded history. The Bible records the sibling rivalry between Cain and Abel. Cain eventually killed Abel. Then came Jacob and Esau and their feud.