Convergence

I created this digital abstract art piece for my first PTSD workshop in a 5 part series through Psalms 102 ministries. As I teach and preach, I incorporate my own art work as illustrations. If you give God your trauma, He can reconnect the pieces of your broken life, create meaning out of your tragedy,Continue reading “Convergence”

Covered

This is a very personal painting I made for myself during a hard time (somewhere between 2018 and 2020) where I felt like there was much spiritual warfare, chaos, and struggle in my life, yet God showed me His comfort and protection. God was saying that, “No matter what is going on around you, IContinue reading “Covered”

PTSD Diagnosis and Recovery from a Personal and Spiritual Perspective: The Series, Parts 1-5.

Below you will find links to my series on PTSD. The links will lead to pages with videos related to PTSD, art directives, and pictures from our workshops. These videos were filmed live streamed and are part of the mental health workshops known as “Psalms 102 Ministries” being held at the River Room Church onceContinue reading “PTSD Diagnosis and Recovery from a Personal and Spiritual Perspective: The Series, Parts 1-5.”

PTSD Diagnosis and Recovery: A Personal and Spiritual Perspective Part 5

This is part 5 of a 5 part series. The page to the series can be found here: PTSD series. Topics covered in this video include forgiveness, breaking contracts/agreements; discovering meaning and destiny; thriving with a new narrative; family healing; supporting others with PTSD; and prophetic declarations and encouragement. Below are some songs and videosContinue reading “PTSD Diagnosis and Recovery: A Personal and Spiritual Perspective Part 5”

PTSD Diagnosis and Recovery: A Personal and Spiritual Perspective Part 4

This is part 4 of a 5 part series on PTSD. The page to the series can be found here: PTSD series. Part 4 addresses healing and recovery as it relates to accountability; self-image and self-esteem; learning to trust God; learning to trust others; connecting to self and others; letting go and grieving; intimacy withContinue reading “PTSD Diagnosis and Recovery: A Personal and Spiritual Perspective Part 4”

PTSD Diagnosis¬† and Recovery: A Personal and Spiritual Perspective, Part 3

PTSD Diagnosis  and Recovery: A Personal and Spiritual Perspective, Part 3 About the workshop video: This is Part 3 of a 5 part series. The page to the series can be found here: PTSD series. This video addresses how abuse and trauma effect the brain; hyperarousal; dissociation, setting boundaries; coping skills to deal with those issues;Continue reading “PTSD Diagnosis¬† and Recovery: A Personal and Spiritual Perspective, Part 3”

Stamp of Approval

The art:  This was made with watercolor pencils, oil pastels, and tissue paper on September 15, 2022. Prize Ribbon: When I asked God about this one I immediately noticed the stamp in the center of the circle. I noticed also that the circle looks like a prize ribbon that awards people for good performance. IContinue reading “Stamp of Approval”

Psalms 102 Ministries: PTSD Diagnosis and Recovery: A Personal and Spiritual Perspective, Part 2.

This is part 2 of a 5 part series. The page to the series can be found here: PTSD series. Part 3 will be on Sept 24, 2022. This teaching, part 2, is a continuation of my previous teaching on PTSD. In this video I talk about the beginning stages of recovery with personal examplesContinue reading “Psalms 102 Ministries: PTSD Diagnosis and Recovery: A Personal and Spiritual Perspective, Part 2.”

Psalms 102 Ministries: PTSD Diagnosis and Recovery from a Personal and Spiritual Perspective, Part 1

This is Part 1 of a 5 part series on PTSD. The page to the series can be found here: PTSD series. Part 2 will be on August 6, 2022. In this video, I talk about the diagnostic features of PTSD according to the DSM 5. I also share my personal testimony of trauma andContinue reading “Psalms 102 Ministries: PTSD Diagnosis and Recovery from a Personal and Spiritual Perspective, Part 1”