As I sit here listening to the rain, I think of how something that used to seem scary when I was child now symbolizes the refreshing waters sent from the Lord. The rain is necessary. In life, we will experience dark clouds, thunderous moments and even lightning. These seasons may cause worry, doubt, even fear. … Continue reading I Feel The Rain
The Other Side
I was recently reminded of the power, even in its simplicity, of Mark 5:1. Prior to this season, I never saw the power in the verse. "So they arrived at the other side." It's amazing how we can re-read verses and they takes on another meaning depending on the season. This verse is simple yet … Continue reading The Other Side
October 2nd: Connecting Nehemiah’s Story With Mine
Recently, we've been studying about Nehemiah and the work he had to accomplish. He had a wall to rebuild. One that according to human eye, could not be reconstructed. However, Nehemiah trusted God and made up his mind to do what God called him to do. Connections have always been important to me. Though I've … Continue reading October 2nd: Connecting Nehemiah’s Story With Mine
2020, the year of perfect vision as I have heard so many say however I see it a little differently. A little information before we dive deeper. 20/20 vision has been mistakenly referred to as perfect vision by many of us when in essence and as defined by the American Optometric Association: 20/20 vision is a … Continue reading 2020 Vision
A Closed Door
A year ago my son ripped his school t-shirt because he was devastated when he didn't make the basketball team. He's played since he was 5 and for years dreamed of playing basketball for his high school. How could this door get slammed in his face? It was a tough day for him and I … Continue reading A Closed Door
And the First Shall Be Last
It's not often but over the past years, I have been dreaming vividly and when I wake up, I know fairly quickly the message God is sending me. This is a gift that God has given me that originally, I didn't think anything of it but now I know it is a gift and He … Continue reading And the First Shall Be Last
How Do We Change The World?
Last night, my daughter and I were snuggled in bed (yes, she was in my bed🤷🏾♀️) reading the Bible. The room was dark and there was only the light from the Bible App lighting our faces. She glanced over at me and said "Mommy, you are beautiful. You are beautiful with make-up and beautiful without … Continue reading How Do We Change The World?
Parenting: Where’s The Manual?
There's no manual when it comes to parenting. I believe most of us do the best we know to do based off life experiences coupled with what we've learned. However, I must admit that somewhere along the way things have went wrong. Unfortunately, I way to often, hear parents taking up for their kids when … Continue reading Parenting: Where’s The Manual?
Yesterday was my sister's birthday. The last time I was able to sing Happy Birthday to her was 1999. Losing her was the most difficult experience of my life. In an instant, our lives were changed forever. I went through some dark moments. Though I was hurt from the depth of my soul, God still … Continue reading Life Lessons….