January 31, 2019

Where Are YOUR Roots?

Where Are YOUR Roots?   It never ceases to amaze me how much the world around us reflects spiritual truths found in our daily lives. Some […]
January 31, 2019

Julian’s Story

My story starts out pretty simple. I had a really good childhood growing up in Knoxville, TN. My mother worked to support me and my sister […]
January 15, 2019

It’s hard to hope for a rainbow while struggling to survive the storm.

It’s said that addiction isn’t just the problem of an addict, but that it is also a family problem. Several years ago, I watched my college-aged […]
December 6, 2018

“Recovery for the Holidays” (Family Edition)

“Recovery for the Holidays” (Family Edition)    Can you feel it? Temperatures dropping as the fall winds usher in our winter season ~ The faint aroma […]
October 26, 2015

Me and My Shadow

Listen to: Me and My Shadow Read by: Rebecca Balko Length: 9:54 “Rebeccahhhhhhhh! Rebeccahhhhhhhh!” my mom yelled out the front door. “Whaaaaaaaaaat?” I yelled back. “COME […]
October 1, 2015

The Cup

Listen to: The Cup Read by: Rebecca Balko Length: 3:20 Sitting in my office, (it was Oct. 31, 2013), I thought to myself, “Why not write […]
April 23, 2015

SIXTEEN

Listen to: Sixteen Read by: Rebecca Balko Length: 6:27 As an 11 year old girl living in Homewood, AL during the summer of 1978, I loved […]
February 14, 2014

You Are Dearly Loved!

Listen to: You Are Dearly Loved Read by: Rebecca Balko Length: 7:21 Love: A strong positive emotion of regard and affection. Love is an interesting word […]