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”
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
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!
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?
We have all felt the pain of broken relationships. Such moments have been some of the least enjoyable times of my life but they have been some of the most powerful. It has been during these times that I have been reminded of the ever-present love and comfort of God. I have experienced His faithfulness.… Continue reading The God Who Stays
I haven't always felt that I deserved the best of things. In a strange way, I felt it was being haughty or selfish to expect the best of everything. Life's journey had whispered and told me I should just be grateful for what I did have. The truth is I wasn't living my "best life"… Continue reading Worthy
Rejection is part of life. I have definitely had my share of it. Whether it be familial, in friendships, and even from the outside world, it can either make or break you. Let's face it...it's effects are up to us. We can live a guarded life out of our fear of rejection or take steps… Continue reading The Power of “No”