He Tasted Death for You and Me

The Daily Word Life How does this apply to your daily life? I’m so glad you asked! Perspective. I am guilty for occasionally allowing what life feels like to cause me to lose focus. But, had Jesus Christ lost God’s perspective for His purpose, we wouldn’t stand a chance. We only have everlasting life because…

2 Books That Changed My Life, and Why You Should Read Them!

Hey, girl, hey! I pray you’re doing well today! Let me tell you this real quick. I recently had the opportunity to read and listen to two books, Erasing Hell: What God Said about Eternity, and the Things We’ve Made Up by Francis Chan & Preston Sprinkle and Rich Dad, Poor Dad by Robert T. Kiyosaki. Let me say…

Love—by any means necessary

It was a crisp, autumn night when Shenandoah found herself in a horrible pit. Fervently she tried to love Trad, but the disconnection between them stifled her efforts. “God, why can’t I get through to him?!” she shouted. Faintly, yet clearly she heard Him say, “Daughter, when will you love like I said in my…

Mamas, Before You Lose Your Cool, Read This!

“Yet you do not know what your life will be like tomorrow. You are just a vapor that appears for a little while and then vanishes away.”  James 4:14 NASB This verse is so appropriate for this year! Yet, if you and I are honest, sometimes the lightweight matters seem to creep in and scream…

3 Easy Ways to Seek God

Seek the Lord while He may be found; Call upon Him while He is near. Isaiah 55:6, New American Standard Bible Good morning, queens! It’s a beautiful Tuesday when I’m posting this, and I pray your day is glorious whenever you’re reading it. I’ve read this opening verse several times since getting saved, and truthfully,…

From Overwhelm to Overflow

Hello, queens! Today is my anniversary eve to this hunk! To think we’re embarking upon our sixth anniversary is remarkable. We are celebrating with our family at the lake. Yet, this post isn’t about my anniversary, but how I’ve prepared for it. Hair Things Every year I want to look my best by doing something…

Being Known

Moral of the Story This fiction story is an example of how any of us could change if we don’t remain diligent in our faith. Life’s busyness and challenges seek to consume us. Before long, our prayer life weakens, and our lack of spiritual discipline causes us to neglect fasting and consecration. This world system…

Red, White, and Black

I didn’t know what to write about today, yet here we are. Looking at my son as he sleeps in my arms, I realized the most important thing I could share with you. While everyone is on their path to find their happy and relative truth, I learned this. Before we gasped for air, we…

The Decision

Furiously she banged on the keys but to no avail. Annette crashed into that proverbial brick wall. All I need is 15 solid minutes is what the experts say. But who made them right? Daily she tried to keep the momentum going and sometimes she’d meet her goal while others…let’s just say her one-year-old could…

Is Your Faith Alive?

This past week I’ve experienced just about every emotion known to man. I faced fear, discouragement, sadness, happiness, glee, you name it. Why? I was facing some things regarding my son’s health that I’ve never experienced before. Some would just chop that up to, “young/new mom jitters.” I won’t downplay that, yet I think it…