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By Julie Woodley,Clem Boyd,Timothy Clinton

Julie Woodley is familiar with trauma. From actual and sexual abuse as a baby, to abortion, throughout the homicide of an expensive pal, to mind harm and melanoma, she’s skilled greater than a lifetime’s worthy of discomfort and loss. yet through the grace of God she’s doing greater than surviving, she’s thriving. Like a wildflower thrusting itself via a damaged sidewalk, God has raised Julie’s pleasure and wish in the course of the layers of loss and into the sunshine of His plan for her. He has reworked her from a damaged receiver of grace right into a attractive blossom who radiates the grace she has obtained into the lives of different hurting humans. Trauma sufferers usually believe weighed down by way of disgrace, anger, confusion, and discomfort. they are so conversant in “getting via” that having ardour and pleasure turns out a misplaced desire. In A Wildflower Grows in Brooklyn, they’ll stumble upon a narrative that might encourage them to visualize a existence restored and overflowing with all of the great things God intends for them.

“This is a really attractive and extremely sincere ebook. It tells a narrative of affection and therapeutic so fabulous it may have in basic terms come from Jesus. in case you lengthy for a similar form of therapeutic, and when you are courageous sufficient for honesty, please learn Julie’s story.”
—John Eldredge, writer of Wild at Heart

“From the depths of overall disorder to the heights of confident ministry effectiveness, there’s no opposite direction to explain her lifestyles yet remarkable. base line, it’s all approximately grace. . . . compliment God for this lifestyles and this tale, so that it will repair your trust in incredible desire from the main depressing conditions. i like Julie Woodley for who she is and what she represents in God’s redemptive plan for humankind.”
—Wayne Pederson, president of HCJB Global

“To learn this booklet is to find the miracle of desire in the course of deep sorrow, affliction, and human brokenness. Julie’s religion in Christ and the way he can rework our damaged lives is contagious. studying this booklet is the subsequent smartest thing to sitting down with Julie and beginning your individual therapeutic adventure.”
—Christopher West, writer of Fill those Hearts: God, intercourse, and the common Longing

A Wildflower Grows in Brooklyn is a strong tale that compels readers to think about the presence of God in the middle of negative long term situations. Julie Woodley stocks her trip of therapeutic from formative years mental and sexual abuse and offerings due to abuse. She describes crying out to God for aid and her personal ongoing therapeutic in life’s demanding situations. Julie has turn into a channel of God’s lavish love and beauty and an icon of wish for many.”
—Jeannette A. Bakke, writer of Holy invites: Exploring non secular Direction

“A Wildflower Grows in Brooklyn should be very valuable if you were via abuse, abortion, or different tough lifestyles studies. . . . Her honesty in telling the main points of her painful stories will supply others the boldness and desire to additionally persevere of their struggles, with God’s support. Julie’s tale is an affidavit to the therapeutic and tool there's in Jesus Christ.”
—Jeanette Vought, founder and government director of Christian restoration Center

Julie Woodley is director of Restoring the guts Ministries (, serving adolescence sexual abuse sufferers and post-abortion ladies. Her tale aired on The seven hundred Club, Focus at the Family, and Life Today. She coauthored Surviving the Storms of Life (2008) and is the manufacturer of In The Wildflowers and Into My Arms counselling DVDs. She used to be inducted into the Suffolk County (NY) Women’s corridor of status (2009). Julie has 4 little ones and 3 grandchildren.

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