One of the attributes that I personally love about God is that he puts everything in our reach. All we have to do is grab ahold of what we need as he offers us such wonderful gifts. An example of this is in John 4 where the bible speaks of a Samaritan woman who was […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
A year ago, I ventured out and applied to be a guest blogger at WomenSeekingGod.org. By the grace of God, I have taken on the role as Lead Blogger. I am excited about the future of this ministry as we reach women all over the world. It is my prayer that women will joyfully and […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
I was 18 years old and college life had gotten the best of me. I wanted to be an amazing cardiac care nurse who helped people nurture their hearts back to good health. But independence tasted way too good for this sheltered church girl who wanted more than anything to be free of rules, curfews, […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Another season is behind us as we move forward into fall (United States), the holiday season, and the start of a New Year, if the Lord so will. There’s nothing we can do about it as we witness the inevitable changes of nature in our environment. The days of longer periods of sunlight, lighter clothing, […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
My Story “Is he staring at me? Why is he staring at me? I guess because he likes me. But WAIT – he has a girlfriend.” A year later my crush broke up with his girlfriend. He was still staring at me intensely every time our paths crossed. I initially saw this as a sign […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
The cat was “let out of the bag” this past weekend regarding, singer and talk show host, Tamar Braxton (sister of singer, Toni Braxton). Apparently, Tamar has departed from the popular TV show, The Real, which appeals to multicultural crowds abroad. There are many speculations as to what actually took place between Tamar and the […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Jeremiah 1:5,8 states: “Before I made you in your mother’s womb, I chose you. Before you were born, I set you apart for a special work. Don’t be afraid of anyone, because I am with you to protect you,” says the Lord. Many are born and raised in Christian families, but as they grow […]Continue Reading... 5 Comments.
I’ll keep this blog article about the movie, Joy, short and sweet partly because my two year old is fighting her bedtime routine and mostly because this written piece is more of a call to digest and reflect on the act of believing the impossible. Based on a true story, Joy Mangano (main character) could be […]Continue Reading... 5 Comments.
Reflecting on the forerunners in Black American History can instill in us a sense of pride. We can be humbly reminded that countless individuals, for the sake of freedom, overcame great prejudice, discrimination, Jim Crow laws, and the obstacle of being deemed irrelevant to an entire nation. The wonderful legacy of the freedom fighters […]Continue Reading... 4 Comments.
As I sat in the doctor’s office on a beautiful spring afternoon in May 2013, the words, “Mrs. Ford, you aren’t pregnant”, rang loud in my ears. Of course the blood test didn’t “lie” and neither did the four or five home pregnancy tests I had previously taken. Surely, there was some other medical explanation […]Continue Reading... 1 Comment.