finding my voice

Finding My Voice: Learning To Love The Sound Of My Own Voice

Recently I read that most people hate the sound of their own voice. Many are shocked to learn what their actual voice — the voice the rest of us hears — really sounds like. This happens because speaking cause vibrations to bounce around in the skull altering the way the...

special announcement

Some Exciting News

  Have you been wondering why I haven’t been posting this past month? Well, here’s why. A few weeks ago God placed on my heart the importance of consecration. If you’re not familiar with the principle, consecration is the conscious act of separating oneself from sin, earthly distractions, and spiritual hindrances...

independent children

Raising Independent Children

My husband and I established very early on that we were going to raise our children to be as independent as possible, mainly out of necessity —  he worked nights and I worked crazy hours at the time, they really needed to know how to do things for themselves because...

goal setting

My Goals For 2017

    I suck at New Years Resolutions, so this year I didn’t make any, However, I do have goals I wish to achieve in 2017. So I decided back in January that in  February I was going to really make a conscious effort to achieving my 2017 goals. As...

bible study

Little Nugget: Reading v. Studying

The one sure way for God to speak to us is through His Word. Casually reading the Bible is, of course, a great thing to do in our daily lives, but studying the Bible is essential in our walk with Christ. Study to show thyself approved to God, a workman...

activism

Lace Up Your Shoes And Do Some Organizing

Almost 10 days ago, President Obama issued a challenge to all Americans, saying, “If something needs fixing, then lace up your shoes and do some organizing.” But, how do one become an activist? If something needs fixing, then lace up your shoes and do some organizing. If you’re disappointed by your...

write the vision

Writing The Vision

I love the Lord for so many reasons, the one reason I love Him so much is because He knows how to handle me, meaning, He knows how to get my attention. He knows how to get things across to me so I’ll not only understand but listen to whatever it...

Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr

I Will Never Forget!

On this day that we commemorate the life of Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr and all he stood for. He gave his life combating racial equality for African-Americans and civil right violations of all people. Like so many other civil right leaders, Dr. King saw the potential in us (Black people)...

confession time

Full Disclosure

    I promised myself that in 2017, I was going to be transparent in sharing myself here on Journey to my Greatness. I’m in full disclosure mode and here is my secret, I am not the best anything. I’m a horrible wife, bad mother and terrible woman. There I...