Many things fueled my development as a young person. I started out with a very close relationship with my father, and I knew I was the apple of his eye. Every day when he came home from work I insisted on sitting on his knew to eat with him. It seemed as if the food just tasted better because it came from his plate. I wasn’t hungry for food, but I was hungry for Daddy’s attention, and I needed it replenished every day. I looked forward to it. I was daddy’s little girl, and I believed I was more special than anyone else in our home. I was in my own world which is what little girls should experience with their fathers. The introduction of alcohol in my family soon changed this, which eventually stalled my emotional development and led to my emotional needs going unattended.
Humans are born with the need to feel loved, accepted, and valued. When this need is unmet, children learn to survive without it. Survival, however, is not the same as success. Despite being able to function without the emotional foundation necessary to live a fulfilling life, those needs still exist, often buried deep inside. The needs do not go away.
Your story may be different, but it is likely seeds were planted throughout your life that threaten the abundant life God promised you. Now is the time to confront those past experiences and to dig out the roots that have frown into fear, insecurity, uncertainty, hopelessness. Being unaware of the issues that lurk beneath the surface can lead to a frustrated and unfulfilled life.
This book will introduce you to some of the roots that may be lurking beneath the surface of your life that prevent you from moving forward in your purpose. This is an exciting journey in which you are the voyager. Use this book as a navigator as you discover the title for your journey.