Hello! I’m Leah
(The Honea is pronounced “Honey”)
Since childhood, I have had the formidable desire to step into the emotions of others. I run toward those who are hurting when some would run away. My husband and I were in full-time ministry for fifteen years and I served on a church staff for two years. More recently, three years working at Covenant College was a turning point where part of my job involved serving as a mentor to students. Those conversations inspired me to pursue a graduate degree in counseling. Now, I’m looking for opportunities that enable me to use my past experience and professional education to serve others.
Layers of Counseling
Having close relationships with people who know us intimately and have the courage to speak truth to us is one of God’s greatest gifts.
While the emotion that produces shame feels miserable, it is very good. Just as a smoke alarm lets us know there is a fire, our shame alerts our hearts something needs our attention.
Communication is a gift from God that allows me to connect in life-giving ways with Him, others, and even myself. I want to learn to be a good steward of my thoughts and how I present them to others.
I am nothing without the most powerful name given to me when Jesus called me “Redeemed”
It’s easy these days to passionately proclaim our differences.A helpful catalyst may be to remember some of the core ways we are all very similar.
When my daughter was little, she taught me a great deal about patience. As she's grown and evolved into the woman she is today, she's shown me how to look at the world through a wider lens. Her work over the last two-plus years bears witness to her ability to see life...
I value your thoughts, let me hear them!