There is a tension that we feel. Most of us know we are stuck and imperfect, broken. But focusing on the reality of our brokenness usually brings about one of two disconcerting responses: we either run to the dark place of rebellion or to the seemingly safe place of covering it up. Shame follows us to both places. In this introductory session, you will identify three places you feel most stuck. Then, prepare for Session One by completing the lesson in the study guide on your own.