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
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
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…
Recently, I've had to search deep into some areas of my life that I had been overlooking. They were the thoughts I commonly have yet I act as if they're not a problem. August can be a tough month for me. My sister, her best friend and friend's mom were killed in August. My grandfather … Continue reading Legacy of Faith: I Am Fighting For Mine 🥊🥊
Yesterday morning it was raining hard and I woke up at 4 am. I couldn't go back to sleep so I read the Bible then began to work. I got lost in work for 2 hours which put me behind. On top of everything my hair was "poofy" and giving me problems. I tossed my … Continue reading I Woke Up Like This…
Recently, I spoke up for a group of people/friends who felt they were mistreated by someone who I also considered a friend. I've done this all my life so speaking up to my friend shouldn't have been a problem, right? Wrong! When I speak, I am open, honest and respectful. However, I was not treated … Continue reading Divine Discomfort
1 Samuel 15:22 reminds us that the Lord delights in our obedience and it is better for us to obey than sacrifice. Over the past few years, I've noticed that many Christians start the year by fasting and praying for 21 days, 30 days and some even 40 days. That's awesome however, I have also … Continue reading To Fast or Not to Fast: Either Way, Obey!