Sue writes blogs 2-4 times per month under two threads. The first, "Building Bridges of Hope" offers reflections, insights and tips for professionals, parents, caregivers and others who work with children who have experienced trauma and their families. The second, "Hope for the Journey" offers devotional reflections on the insights, questions, and applications Sue gleans from her own spiritual journey and Bible study."
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|Posted by Sue Badeau on February 16, 2016 at 11:15 AM||comments (0)|
"There are many great needs in the world – people who are hungry, without clean water, abused, homeless, wounded – the list goes on and on. It's easy to become overwhelmed.
Jesus calls me to compassion, but where do I begin?In the face of such overwhelming need, can I really make a difference?"
|Posted by Sue Badeau on February 9, 2016 at 10:05 AM||comments (0)|
Please enjoy this sample entry from the book, Clean Heart, Renewed Joy - now on special $5 off during Lent! Order http://www.suebadeau.com/apps/webstore/ here:
Excerpt from the Introduction - About that Image on the Cover
In addition to associating your daily reflections with music, including vi...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Sue Badeau on November 16, 2015 at 5:10 PM||comments (0)|
Sweet little newborn, skin as soft as dew on the petal of lily-of-the-valley: you are my neighbor
Children laughing, playing, crying, hungry, thirsty, bleeding, reading, running, sleeping, staring with vacant eyes, traumatized, acting out, acting in, acting up, falling down - precious little one; you are my neighbor
Young man with your pants slung too low, your music too loud for my taste, a hoodie shielding your eyes and your heart, please hear me: you ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Sue Badeau on September 7, 2015 at 11:15 AM||comments (0)|
n the end, it is about the labor.
Not the cook-outs, beach days or parades.
In the end, it is about honoring everyone who works.
Works with their hands, with their backs, with their minds, with their spirits. The origins of the day are filled with bloodshed and controversy about labor - the right to organize, to be paid, to self-determine how the sweat of your own brow will be ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Sue Badeau on August 29, 2015 at 3:45 PM||comments (1)|
We have returned from Kenya with full hearts and overflowing spirits. Thank you to every person who supported this trip through your donations, thoughts, prayers, and encouraging words. Our team leader, David Ching, blogged each day of our trip and those blogs, with photos, are posted on the Imara website. Read on below for more about our amazing experience. Its a little long, but I hope you will enjoy it! I will be post...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Sue Badeau on August 26, 2015 at 10:15 AM||comments (1)|
Greetings! This blog has been on a bit of a hiatus as my family and I prepared for and then participated in a short term mission trip to Kenya. We are back and I look forward to re-launching my blog on a weekly basis. In a few days, I will post the first of a short series of blogs that will describe the lessons learned while in Kenya. For now, I want to offer you two more of my blog posts that were published on other sites recently -
Yesterday, Dawn Wilson featured m...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Sue Badeau on April 23, 2015 at 3:50 PM||comments (0)|
I am a guest blogger in two spots this week. First, with my publisher, My Helping Hands Press -
"God never closes a door without opening a window.'- http://ow.ly/M1B4Q
Second, over at my friend Dawn Wilson's site, "Upgrade Your Life" I talk about how parenting can be a lot like gardening - 3 ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by Sue Badeau on February 20, 2015 at 11:30 AM||comments (0)|
|Posted by Sue Badeau on February 19, 2015 at 11:40 AM||comments (0)|
Yes, it is true - Valentine's Day has passed. But trust me, it is never the wrong season to spice up your love life - Thanks to Dawn Wilson's "Upgrade with Dawn" blog, I had the opportunity to share my top five tips. Hope you will enjoy "Five Tips for Upgrading Your Love Life"
I'd especially love it if you'd leave a comment with your own favorite tip!
|Posted by Sue Badeau on December 11, 2014 at 11:05 AM||comments (0)|
Delighted to be the guest blogger at "Upgrade with Dawn" today - check it out: