Legacy Devotional: Independence Day

Independence is defined as the fact or state of being independent. Independence is a beautiful thing however our independence must be found in the Lord. Where the spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom. For far too long, we have allowed sin, our past, our mistakes, others and our own self-doubt to hold us … Continue reading Legacy Devotional: Independence Day

I Feel The Rain

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

Dear Little Black Girl…

I remember a wounded girl who didn't know her worth. One who was filled with anger because she was victimized and society said her circumstances would lead to destruction. I wipe her tears daily then straighten her up and fight for her and others like her. I fight for my daughter because even though her … Continue reading Dear Little Black Girl…

I Am Beautifully Made

https://youtu.be/80s7evMjReI This weekend was as busy as every other weekend but I had a few hours of uninterrupted time. It was during that time that I came across this song. Immediately, tears started to fill my eyes as I heard Esthero heartfelt voice: "I am a black mermaid, from the bottom of the sea. I … Continue reading I Am Beautifully Made

God’s Plans

Coming off of a turbulent weekend, I found myself in deep thought multiple times today. I had to pull myself from this deep sadness and I didn't know why. I wondered if Saturday's event had stirred up old emotions but it hadn't. After I wrote my blog yesterday, I was okay because I shared my … Continue reading God’s Plans

Every Moment Matters: A Reflection on 2 Minutes

For years I coached my son's basketball team but recently transitioned to the sideline to focus on just being Mama & Team Mom. I thought I was ready yet I am finding the change...the transition much more difficult than I thought. My track record was pretty good as a coach so watching & having no … Continue reading Every Moment Matters: A Reflection on 2 Minutes

Divine Discomfort, Pt. 2

When I wrote the 1st blog about Divine Discomfort, I didn't realize that it was only the beginning of my discomfort. Lately, I have been under attack: my name and my character. You know, the kind of things that could potentially affect people's perception of who I am. I can remember sitting in my office … Continue reading Divine Discomfort, Pt. 2

Love: Say it, show it, cherish it ❤

The sermon: Tonight, I listened to a sermon on love and what it means. Condensed version: When you truly love the Lord and love others, you give your all. You give them so much more than bare minimum. You give your very best. You love at your maximum capacity. Instantly, the sermon stirred something in … Continue reading Love: Say it, show it, cherish it ❤