A powerful book that places pain in its proper context through using God's word as a foundation for understanding. The author bravely shares that she is a victim of sexual abuse, making a very big sacrifice in order to bless the reader with the message of healing. The straightforward opening will resonate with anyone who has experienced deep pain and wants to be free. The author has been so direct with her own experience that the reader is immediately aware that the content comes from a person who understands firsthand what he or she is suffering. The level of validity and credibility could t be higher. The author credits God for every phase of healing and her strengthened abilities in dealing with the past. While aptly ackwledging the readers experiences and feelings as victims, the author does t leave them unaccountable in the holy standard of practicing forgiveness. This healthy balance sets the book apart from most worldly approaches to therapy and healing. The concepts regarding pain in this book are very original and imperative in a book with this subject matter. It demonstrates the author has gained much wisdom, which is a sign that validates her growth. To God be the glory. Great things He has done!