Amanda Carrasco

She Overcame and Changed the World

December 2015

  • It might be your fault

    When things go wrong we always want to find someone to blame. It makes things easier to handle when we can shame a guilty party. When we sin there are consequences. It was a common thought in Jesus day that if someone was sick it was because they sinned or someone like their parents sinned.… Continue reading

  • What do you really want?

    I’m not a talk kind of person. If you say you want something then you should actually want it. Just before my husband turned 30 he learned this lesson really well. We were on a ferry and saw a brochure for skydiving and he said, “I want to go skydiving one day.” I took him… Continue reading

About Me

As a thriving survivor and registered victim of crime, Amanda Carrasco has used her experiences to impact the lives of her community and those impacted by the justice system. She is a dynamic speaker, consultant, and leader who values community and justice.