Enduring physical abuse as a little girl. I’m healed.
Bullying Helena because she was adopted. I’m forgiven.
Betraying Leslie’s friendship. I’m trusted.
Compulsively eating to escape loneliness. I’m accepted. 
Filling a void for love with a married man. I’m loved. 
Keeping sexual abuse as “our little secret.” I’m chosen.
“Forget the former things; do not dwell on the past.
See, I am doing a new thing!

Now it springs up; do you not perceive it?
I am making a way in the wilderness and streams in the wasteland.”
Is. 43:18-19

“…as far as the east is from the west,
so far has he removed our transgressions from us.”
Ps 103:12

“Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, the new creation has come;
the old has gone, the new is here!”
2 Corin 5:17

“There is no condemnation for those who are in Jesus Christ.”
Rom 8:1

No matter what your past entails, sunshine:
You are forgiven.
You are loved.
You are accepted.
You are worthy.
You are chosen.
You are made new.
You are a child of the Most High God.

It’s time.
Let go in order to live. 

P.S. If there is something that you are holding on to from your past that
keeps you from living now, sunshine, reply to this message and
let me know how I can I help.