Elevate

Don’t worship me, please.

Scott

Running, playing, throwing the ball, he laughed as his 20s carried on… Kids overjoyed and wife full of vigor he smiled, carving a memory on his heart… “She’s only 55 Lord!” he cried as she exhaled forever…he refused to forget the lady I never met, except for that time in heaven I can’t recall… We…

Memorize…

Hey y’all! To better myself as a writer, communicator, and overall person, I decided to start participating in The Daily Post’s daily prompt challenge with today’s being memorize.  ——– 32 hours later, 2 became 3 You blinked, we served relentlessly. Yawning coos caressed my soul. Melodious giggles pierced my heart we’re doing something right. First…

Rest, Lil Mama

“…My Presence shall go with thee, and I will give thee rest.”— God, Exodus 33:14 KJV March—It’s when we celebrate women’s history. It’s when we officially meet spring. It’s when so many good things happen, including my moment to be transparent. I always am yet this time I’m choosing to be more intentional. I want…

From Seed to Harvest–Keep the Faith

While reading this morning in Matthew 21, something was unveiled in the Scripture for me. Reading the account of how many were worshipping and praising Jesus Christ as He rode through the city on the donkey, made me reflect on how many of those same people became offended when He died on the cross and…

Shut Me In, Lord!

“…and the LORD shut him in.” — Genesis 7:16 Well, Happy New Year! With the entrance of new years and new seasons, we look for doors and windows of opportunities. We look forward to those sermons that tell us it’s time to walk–better yet, run–through those opened doors. What if that wasn’t what God is…

Becoming Mommy

It’s been a while since I created a post. A lot has transpired, including the birth of our son! In another blog post I’ll share some highlights of his birth story, but tonight I want to share some things I’m learning along the way. Becoming Mommy isn’t the end of spousal romance. When my husband…

It’s Almost Time! Read this NOW!

It’s 6:33 AM, and it’s my due date! Yes, I’m 40 weeks today! And you want to know something interesting? While up this morning, I thought about Jesus. I know that’s not an oddity for me since I love Him with my all and all; yet, the context that He crossed my mind was interesting….

Baby Fever? Read This First!

Hey, guys! As I said in my last post, it’s the final countdown! I’m super excited and in awe. As we’ve been preparing ourselves mentally and emotionally for this new chapter of parenthood, I’ve also spent some time reflecting. There are some things I wish I knew about before pregnancy that I want to share…

Final Countdown: Pregnancy, Rest, Faith

It’s 6:09 AM on a Saturday morning, and I’ve been up for the past hour and a half. I’ll be 36 weeks pregnant tomorrow and am measuring at about 38 weeks. What does that communicate? Restless nights. Disturbed sleep. Weird body aches. Nervous thoughts. Awkward mood swings. Absolute joy. I still am in awe of…