The book of James gives guidance that is hard to ignore. It has more than fifty direct commands in just five chapters. James is warning Christians of their behavior because most of them where doing what pleases them, knowing that God will forgive them. This book is about putting our Christianity into action. It teaches […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
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.
She came on to the stage at the 2017 Oscars with a level of elegance that was second to none. Her hair was perfectly coiffed. Her blue dress brilliantly graced her body. Her skin exuded a beauty that transcended the blush, eye shadow, and lip stick. The standing ovation that met her was surely a sight […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
I was at a point in my life where I had witnessed God in many areas of my life. So many things happened that previous year (2015) and my journal was full of how tough things were. It was my first year in college. I had to learn to be independent on campus in a […]Continue Reading... 8 Comments.
I have no creative and catchy new year mantras/declarations for this blog post or in general. But in my recent quiet moments of reflection after the high of holiday good cheer, eggnog, and one Christmas cookie too many, I was subtly reminded by the Lord of this: “But our citizenship is in heaven….” – Philippians […]Continue Reading... 2 Comments.
You can also opt to listen to this blog HERE or proceed to read below. Sheryl Sandberg, the Chief Operating Officer of Facebook, voiced something quite profound in an article regarding women. It stuck with me and I began to think about her words in the context of letting go. Sandberg believes that women are prone to undervaluing themselves, […]Continue Reading... 82 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.
I’ll never forget the day they walked into my classroom in 2011 at Rowan College at Burlington County. They were eccentric and mysteriously quiet. They were meek and extremely intelligent. They were artistically and musically inclined. Their names are Noreal Mays and Cerita Mays, two home-schooled students under the age of 21 at that particular […]Continue Reading... 3 Comments.