1 John 2:16 "For everything in the world—the lust of the flesh, the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life—comes not from the Father but from the world." And the world is Satan's and he is called "prince of this world". DO NOT be naive to this world's tempestuous propositioning of pleasure. Unless … Continue reading The Lust of the Eyes….
"You're going to need me before I need you." Yet another pearl of wisdom from my Madea. It was most often used as the response when one of her children or grandchildren wouldn't do something she'd asked of them. Even, and maybe especially, when it was within their power to do so. Like when she … Continue reading A Woman Scorned
Now Joseph was well-built and handsome, and after a while his master’s wife took notice of Joseph and said, “Come to bed with me!” …And though she spoke to Joseph day after day, he refused to go to bed with her or even be with her. Genesis 39:6-7, 10 “Many people mistakenly believe that harassment … Continue reading God Is Love
She couldn’t have known so long ago that her story would be included in the Bible, but it is. And I’m sure she didn’t know that her name would be missing from the story, but it is. You see that’s just it. We read the story of Potiphar’s wife today and we don’t typically think … Continue reading What Are You Thinking?
Today we are taking the day to reflect on a few precious verses and a fun song. We're calling it Word & Worship God Has A Time For Everything For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven: a time to be born, and a time to die; a time to plant, and … Continue reading WORD & WORSHIP – I Have a Plan For You
Redemption often comes in forms we can't begin fathom and only God can orchestrate. Such was the case for Judah, through the woman who bore him sons— Tamar. Perez stirs and coos in the crook of my arm while Zerah slumbers on my chest having just nursed for the first time. My body still aches … Continue reading Nothing Is Beyond Redemption
"May he give you the desire of your heart and make all your plans succeed." Psalm 20:4 What drives us emotionally and or physically to do something, to see something come to pass, or to obtain something we demand and want? We, as humans, are all moved by an innate desire of the heart, a … Continue reading Driven By It…..