Some of us have a nature that wants to be “in control.” Color me guilty. I’m also the type of person who loves change, loves new experiences, loves growing—literally and metaphorically. Control + "Change Is Good": The two would seem to be at odds, right? Control typically means eliminating exposure to change. Control is about … Continue reading Everything In Its Season
Before I formed her in your womb, I knew her: Jeremiah 5:11. And, Tomeka, she is mine.These are the words my Father spoke to me about my daughter. As God continued to speak to me that evening, I pulled out my journal and began writing. God, you knew her first. You have established her path. … Continue reading God’s Timing Is Perfect!
“What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise.” -Oscar Wilde “Have a blessed week”, she said as she handed me my receipt. I politely said, “Thank you. You do the same.” As I was walking to my car, I thought what does she mean by that? Often we associate blessings with … Continue reading More Than An Inconvenience
Today we take time to reflect on a precious verse and a beautiful song. We call it Word & Worship. OUR WORD for TODAY: God's timing is ALWAYS the right timing. “Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.” Galatians 6:9 NIV … Continue reading Word & Worship – While I Wait
... for it is God who works in you to will and to act in order to fulfill his good purpose. Philippians 2:13 Resurrecting her dream of singing, my friend told me about some unusual vocal scales she is to practice to improve her range. "They feel strange, a little uncomfortable," she said. "But that's … Continue reading Breath Day – May 12, 2018
I recently saw a quote by Hannah Brencher that read “I am learning if I spend every single day seeking to make people feel loved, chosen and special, then I can never lose. I can never really say a day is wasted.” Upon reading the quote, I literally shouted a resounding “Amen” out loud. THIS … Continue reading It’s All About YOU!
The seed was sown. And it produced exactly what was intended. The death of a dream.One day I will have a home full of children, I believed long ago, when I was still naive. Both of my parents came from relatively large families, and I was filled with utter joy when we all united on … Continue reading The Birth of Purpose