Joy Mast



In the words of the Beach Boys, God only knows what I’d be without these authors, books, pastors, songs, support groups and professionals.

Great Books

The Practice of the Presence of God

– Brother Lawrence

Addiction and Grace

– Gerald May

Abba’s Child

– Brennan Manning

Great Media

I Wish I Knew How it Would Feel to be Free

– Nina Simone (song)

Sin as Slavery

– Tim Keller (sermon)

Great Groups

Overeaters Anonymous

Sadly, the heart, like a sponge, absorbs the hurt and shame of our lives. Unless we release the pain, there is no space in our heart for love.”

—David F. Allen, MD, MPH