God is working in your life, right now, in ways you cannot understand. When I was a child I loved to put together puzzles. I could sit for hours at a time and work on one all by myself. I would try to find a place where I could work alone and that if I … Continue reading Dear God, Keep Working On Me…
BLACK MAN - Husband. Father. Brother. Nephew. Uncle. Friend. King. Blessed. Usually I have a picture to share of the very thing that inspired me to write, but today I'm at a loss with this one. What can you post to show your heart breaking internally for the hatred that is shown that results in … Continue reading BLACK MEN, You Matter!
There's no place like home, except Grandma's house... Pictured above are my grandmother's hands - cooking breakfast for some of her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren as we all made a surprise visit to her home for her 90th birthday. Little did she know, we had a whole surprise party planned in her honor. My father, … Continue reading Grandma’s Hands
"Although the world is full of suffering, it is also full of the overcoming of it." ~Helen Keller Did you know that pain in our bodies can sometimes be attributed to us holding on to or trying to repress emotions, memories, and traumas from the past or it can also be attributed to current experiences … Continue reading The Pain Expires
God's love is infectious and the greatest healing energy I really couldn't think of anything to write about today. I mean absolutely nothing seemed good enough to get the creative juices flowing. Usually what helps is going through pictures in my phone or my social media accounts. I can usually find a picture that inspires … Continue reading Infectious
Your life can change in a split second, with no warning. Never take these safe moments for granted. Before my husband and I got married, he invited me to a company outing that included a boat ride. Too embarrassed to tell him I was afraid to get on a boat, I reluctantly accepted the invitation. … Continue reading You Only Live Once! (YOLO)
The bad news is that nothing lasts forever; the good news is that nothing lasts forever Can we please get some good news for a change? We're exhausted... Every morning while getting ready for work and every evening when I get home from work, I have to watch the news. It's habitual and something I'd … Continue reading The Good News Is, The Bad News Doesn’t Last Forever!
My tears have been my food day and night, while people say to me all day long, "Where is your God?" (Psalm 42:3) At the end of February, my friend and I ministered a dance at church to Richard Smallwood's "Angels." Her young son joined us at the end of the dance to help us … Continue reading HE…IS…HERE…
"What consumes your mind will control your life" My daughter is a beautiful dancer. For three years she was a part of a dance company. While at times it seemed as if movements and technique came easy to her, there were other times when it seemed as if they did not. The reason for this … Continue reading Don’t Lose Your Mind; Focus
Grace - All of your mistakes now serve a purpose instead of serving shame So... I recently entered into a new stage of life - MARRIAGE!! No, this is not a blog packed with marital advice (we're still trying to figure out if we like being married - LOL), but just like many of my … Continue reading Preserving Grace