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Adriane - Posted on January 24, 2016

Hi, my name is Adriane, I'm Brazilian; I want to help, I will try ok? !<br /> Things are tough right?<br /> I believe in a God who loves you and knows what you are living! And because He has not done anything?<br /> Why, he will not invade your life to change it! God is kind, and hopes to be invited.<br /> Invite him! Ask to change your life!<br /> Just ask him, he says:<br /> "Matthew 21:22<br /> And whatever you ask in prayer, believing, ye shall receive. "<br /> He wants to come into your life. Look:<br /> "Revelation 3:20<br /> I stand at the door and knock; If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, come in to him and will sup with him, and he with me. "<br /> He is calling now!<br /> God loves you very much! You are most precious to God! If there was only you in the world, Jesus would have died just for you! Because he loves you!<br /> <br /> If you want to talk to me, I'll be happy!<br /> <br />
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JESSICA - Posted on January 18, 2016

Hello!!! If any of you need a friend, you can write to me. I'll be here for you. You are not alone !!!
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Paola - Posted on January 17, 2016

Hello<br /> If any of you need a friend or just vent, you can write to me. I'll be here for you.<br /> You are not alone :)xx
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Ashley - Posted on January 16, 2016

There has never been 1 person in my life I can trust, from parents to "friends", family, doctors, lawyers, police, boyfriends, teachers, my sisters boyfriends, no one. I have gone through every type of abuse possible. I've survived multiple car accidents; the last one should have been fatal. I am homeschooling my 2 children now because of it. It caused 4 herniated discs in my neck. I had 1 surgery and am going to need another which will make me disabled for the rest of my life. I am only 3o. I am a Highly Sensitive Person (an Empath), I suffer from PTSD, Anxiety, and Major Depression. I have been through more in 30 years than most even ever heard about, even my therapist asks how I keep my head held high and keep going. My answer is always my children. If I give up, they always will. That will be all they know.
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Vanessa - Posted on January 16, 2016

Sha`i, You are not alone!
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Sabrina - Posted on January 14, 2016

I am 16 years of age. My parents are separated since my first year of age, so I haven't had much contact with my father. I have an older brother. Always my mother went to work to support myself and my brother so she didn't give much attention to us. So at 14 years I cut myself for the first time. Many must be asking: "why? She's a normal teenager, without problems, with life just being fun. " I have no friends, I feel like I'm alone amid the crowd, have no conversation with my parents (now I have a stepfather); no one listens. I feel like I'm messing up people's lives. But I always try to seek help from God because I know that he is my only friend. But aside from all this, I want and I'm going to help people, because that's my goal for life; that's what keeps me standing today.
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JESSICA - Posted on January 12, 2016

Hello. I read every message you put here. I get emotional. I see it's not just me that's been through something that hurt emotionally, physically and verbally. Human suffering. I've felt pain, cried, laughed, danced, celebrated and loved. Every day I learn to deal, but not resign myself to the situation I want to change, to be different. I met a person who changed my life, healed me, saved me from depression, loneliness, trauma, rejection, loneliness and abuse. It showed me that there is life, brought me hope, strengthened me when falling, hugged me when no one hugged me, and loved me. Jesus saved me, and set me free. You all who have gone through every kind of thing I went through, Jesus loves you. He wants to change your life writing it new. God wants to write a new story. Love casts out all fear.
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Andrea - Posted on January 08, 2016

As a teenager, I was verbally and physically abused almost daily. I also struggled with sinful addictions. I came to believe what I was told- that I was a worthless freak- and tried to commit suicide. God used the unconditional love of others in my life to remind me that despite my circumstances, he still loved me. "I will extol you O, LORD, for you have drawn me up and have not let my foes rejoice over me... you restored my life from among those who go down to the pit" Psalm 30. 10 years later I am happily married and pursuing my passion of working with youth. Please message me here if you need someone to talk to.
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SHA'I - Posted on January 06, 2016

I HAVE A THERAPIST ; I HAVE CALLED HOTLINES AND I'M ON MEDICINE; BUT WHAT NO ONE WILL DO IS SHOW ME LUV ?? I'M TIRED OF BEING STUCK WITH A FAMILY WHO CARES ABOUT NOTHING (STUFF)??? DONT KNOW HOW LONG I WILL BE ALIVE. BUT EVERYONE THINKS MY THOUGHTS OF SUICIDE CAN BE SOLVED BY REHAB AND FAMILY ????FED UP WITH LIFE ? WHY WAS I BORN ??
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Josef - Posted on January 06, 2016

You don't need to be afraid. God has protection around you. Look for the nearest Bible and read Psalms 91. God will protect you from the true enemy.
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Josue - Posted on January 06, 2016

<br /> Hello. I'm from Honduras. I started having depression at age 18 and told God that I wanted to pass. One night at the age of 20 I wanted to take my life, but I couldn't. I am a psychology student and it is difficult to study and learn of your illness. I decided I wanted to move forward as a psychologist. I know there is a God that can help us and is honest. Thank you for letting me post my story.
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Lisa - Posted on January 02, 2016

My story has many layers which have led me to where I am today. It begins with being emotionally, physically, and sexually abused as a child. It then weaves through my teen years, where I began experiencing periods of depression and hopelessness that I did not understand, because I wasn't allowed to talk about it. Adulthood brought about a stream of poor decisions with 2 failed marriages, the 2nd one ending with my spouse committing suicide in our backyard in May 2012. After my 3rd psychiatric hospitalization, where I received 6 ECT treatments and participated in an intensive outpatient program, I finally began to understand my illness. We now enter 2016, I have been involved in medication therapy and psychotherapy consistently, and I am here to say, I have started to give myself permission to live. All of you reading this, I know your pain, and it's very real, but so are you. Give yourself permission, to live each day for you. Thank you for listening.
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