While in the rehabilitation hospital after my surgeries in 2016, I was surrounded by signs that read, "Call Don't Fall". It reminded me of Romans 10:13, "For whosoever shall call upon the name of the Lord shall be saved." Initially, this can apply to when we accept the Lord into our lives but I want… Continue reading Call…Don’t Fall!
In loving memory of my dear cousin and friend, Catina, who went home to be with the Lord, April 20, 2020. Thanks Catina for showing me what it truly means to have defiant hope and an "Even If" testimony. On Resurrection Sunday, I listened to a very powerful message preached by Pastor Bryan Jarrett at… Continue reading “Even If”
There was once a river that stood on its own,That was born in a manger whose feet the Earth roamed. Who grew up in stature, in wisdom, and truth,Who taught with authority from the days of His youth. Who astonished great scholars and teachers alike,Who made many men wonder and even dislike. At whose name… Continue reading The River
The other day, I was discussing eagles with a friend. We discussed how the mother eagle lines the nest with thorns, rocks, and other sharp materials. After she lays the foundation of the nest with these kinds of uncomfortable objects, she lines it with softer materials such as feathers and anything she can find. In… Continue reading The Thorns
2 Corinthians 3:17 New International Version (NIV) 17 Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom. I have always been a very forward, quirky, and spontaneous person. I believe in being honest and sharing my heart. I believe that we should be able to be our true,… Continue reading The Freedom of the Father
Listen when it's busy, Listen when it's still. Listen when you're healthy, Listen when you're ill. Listen when it's dark and dim, Listen when light shines through. Listen even in your sadness because I want to speak to you. Listen my children because your life depends on it, I had to shut things down just… Continue reading Listen!
There are certain times of the year when I don't sleep well. Several months throughout the year, I am awoken out of my sleep with an urgency to pray for both people I know and those I don't know. I am also woken out of dreams and taken to my knees to go directly into… Continue reading Release My Seed!
Fear is crippling,Fear gives rise to doubt,Fear will cause you to retreat when the Lord has called you out. Fear is an illusion,Fear is a tactic of our unseen enemy,Fear hid Adam and Eve after eating from the tree. Fear has no real power,Yet fear can overtake you,Fear breeds second guessing while knowing what is… Continue reading Fear vs. Faith
The past few days have been a whirlwind. We have been bombarded with news about the deadly Coronavirus. Schools have closed and made preparations to take instruction online. There is a shortage of toilet paper, disinfecting wipes, and bottled water. People are wearing masks and gloves. It reminds me of some of the scary movies… Continue reading Are We Listening? Are We Ready?