Category Archives: My Journey

Switching Over Soon

This time the way to sign up for blogs on the new website, Barbaramoonbooks.com is really ready.  After you read a blog, scroll way down and you will see at the bottom on the right, “Want to keep current?” Put … Continue reading

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Sign Up for Blogs on New Website

The new website is ready and I am transferring my old blogs over to it slowly but surely. Eventually this blog will end, so I encourage you to sign up for emails telling you of new blogs on the website … Continue reading

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Another Aspect of Comfort after Validation

Last week I had an incident that caused some pain and I wasn’t sure if I was triggered or not. The gist was that I felt accused for something I did not have in my heart, and it hurt.  Most … Continue reading

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We Can Find Our Value By What Causes Us Pain

Here is an excerpt from Chapter Nine in my new book, Re-Framing Your Hurts: Why You Don’t Have to Fear Emotional Pain. This is a very different way to view pain that I learned  from Dr. Wilder in the 1990’s. … Continue reading

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From the intro to–Re-Framing Your Hurts: Why you don’t have to fear emotional pain

My newest book is  ready-click here. Here is a short excerpt from the introduction. Often times the feelings of hopelessness, anger, frustration, defensiveness, and acting out are symptoms of a deeper problem. Somewhere, deep inside and possibly even hidden, is … Continue reading

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Experiencing Immanuel

For the last few years I’ve been learning how to practice the Presence of Jesus and also I’ve been teaching others this wonderful way to pray and live. In my small groups we do Immanuel Prayer at each meeting, asking … Continue reading

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The Impact of Validation

There is a relational skill that is so vital, so important and essential–yet often difficult to incorporate as a habit.  This skill changes how people feel, how they react to upset, and how they grow. For the last couple of years, … Continue reading

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