Good morning beautiful souls Happy to share the first video devotional from Jesus Calling, “Walk by Faith.” #WalkbyFaith #JesusCalling #MySecretPlace #BeautifullyBroken Have a blessed & beautiful Friday!
I know a lot of single moms. As a matter of fact, my own mom has been a single mom for most of my childhood and all of my adult life. And for most of those years, I believed the creed: a single mom is both mother and father to her children. After all, I … More Why I don’t say Happy Father’s Day to single moms anymore….
You know, whenever we think or discuss God, we consider the image of our Father, our Heavenly Father…But, Did you know that one of God’s names is El Shaddai? That name means the “all sufficient one”. That name of God reflects the character of God that embodies the sufficiency of His Parenthood…being both Fatherly and … More Reflection on Motherhood
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Being Brave….The very word conjures up visions of of a barechested warrior with painted face, crossbow and arrows galloping barebacked on a sinewy stallion. Or on a more contemporary note, a firefighter in full gear rushing into a burning building to save the desperate ones trapped inside. But me?…
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No signs. No traffic lights. No one. Nothing. Just me. Just fog. How can I aspire to inspire if the sun of inspiration has been replaced with a low-lying cloud? How can I find where I need to go when there are road blocks of cloud everywhere? in a maze of…
“With their mouths the godless destroy their neighbors, but through knowledge the righteous escape.” – Proverbs 11:9 We all know the proverb which tells us that “the power of life and death are in the tongue” (prov: 18:21). However, not as many quote the better half of that verse…“and you shall eat the ‘fruit’ of it”. In other … More Proverbs 11: The matter with chatter
Summer. The shortest season of the year. Or at least, so it seems. Summer is gone before it even begins and Labor Day is upon us before we even get a good swim in. Languid summer days wane as autumn approaches, and you can sense the impending change in the atmosphere. Right around the end of … More September is the New January…Gearing up for the new!
MAYA. You know you are known when everyone knows you by your first name. Mention the name Maya, and there can be little wondering who you’re referring to…at least not to most. And most is so so many. Young. Old. Believer. Non-believer. Man. Woman. Child. Black. White. Yellow and Brown. If you’ve ever read poetry of … More For the Trill of the Caged Bird…Tribute to Lady Maya Angelou.
Reflection on Motherhood There is a mother in the bible called Jochebed. She was the mother of Moses and she was used mightily in God’s plan to deliver the nation of Israel. Jochebed lived in a time when the male children of the Hebrew people were being slaughtered by decree of Pharaoh. With a heart … More A Reflection on Motherhood
Yesterday the world observed Holocaust Remembrance Day in honor of the over 6 million Jewish people who perished in the Holocaust. It is a day of somber stillness as we consider the horrors that humanity is capable of…both those who performed the acts, those who followed the orders and those of us who stood by … More Chorus of the Rescued…Poem by Nelly Sachs (In honor of Holocaust Remembrance Day)