Don’t Look Away

Lady Gaga hit the nail on the head at the Grammy’s Sunday night. While addressing mental health issues in her speech, she said, “If you see someone that’s hurting, don’t look away.” Three simple words that sum up an action that could change the trajectory of a life.  “Don’t look away.” Speaker, author, and mental […]

My Soul Waits for God Alone

Lo Alaman is noted for his poetry and the beauty of his spoken word.  You can hear him speak these powerful words at the end of the song on the link provided.  This video was recorded during a service at our church and my husband and I were both moved as his words unfolded around […]


I wrote this song about having hope in what only Jesus has for my life. As a result of the abuse I encountered from my father as a child, I grew to be quite a fearful adult. In 2011, I was diagnosed with generalized anxiety disorder and started taking the appropriate medication. While it brought […]

Sherry Burkhard

When I was 15 years old I went to treatment for anorexia and alcoholism. I also had struggles with anxiety, severe depression, and obsessive compulsive disorder. I was broken and felt beyond hope that all the pieces could be put back together. In surrendering that I could not manage my life, God was able to […]

Amy Hauser

Why Mosaics of Mercy and Beauty in Brokenness? Why is it so important to me that others struggling know they are not alone? Because not only have I survived cancer, I have also experienced first hand the effects of mental illness and addiction. Both are illnesses, yet each perceived differently by the one struggling and […]