Trusting the Process: Preparation

Trusting The Process: Preparation

You are probably working on something or have a dream that requires patience and dedication. Most achievements require some kind of preparation or planning. Throughout scripture, you’ll witness how preparing and planning are apart of God’s nature. God worked in the lives of people, nations, and through circumstances to prepared...

breaking patterns

Breaking Patterns of the Heart, Mind, and Spirit

The moment you accept the invitation to be adopted into the family of Jesus Christ you are changed forever. It is at this very moment a line is drawn in your life. On one side of the line is your former self, the you that was full of sin and...

Jonah

A Lesson from Jonah

God has told someone to get up, go to a certain place, and do a certain thing, just as He told Jonah. If this is you, I hope you’ve heeded God’s instructions. However, if you are like Jonah, you haven’t done it, and like Jonah you can cause a storm...

Diary of a depressed black woman

DDBW: Getting It Off Your Chest

African Americans women are more likely to suffer from depression but are less likely to be treated for depression due to the cultural stigma of mental illness in the Black community, feelings of shame and embarrassment, lack of health insurance, and lack of understanding of the illness. Black people, Black...

Keeping The Fire Burning

Yesterday’s post was very therapeutic for me, in a way I felt like a burden has been lifted. What I wan to tak about today is how to keep the fire burning, the fire being the desire for spitiual growth and seeking closeness to God. I can’t lie, with everything...

where have you been?

Where have I been

If you follow me on social media you know that I’ve lost my husband, Paul, back in November very unexpectedly, which has made it very hard for me to return to “life as usual,” but even before then, I asn’t around here much because…well, life. This time last year everything...

#forrealFebruary

Starting #forrealFebruary

So you know how on January 1st you made all these promises to do better? You felt good about the goals you’d set and your ability to stick to the plan you’d laid out for success. But around week 2 something happened because something always does and all the promises,...