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…

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…

October is here! Intentional • Redeem • Harvest

Good morning, queen, and welcome to October! It’s hard to believe this blessed year of 2020 is almost over, but here we are in the 10th month! God is saying… I asked the Lord what is He saying to me this month, and highlighted were the words intentional and redeem. intentional (adjective) done by intention…

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…

Finite

When the finite realizes its limitations…

Radiantly Arise

Risen King Ascended above after Dealing death its final blow! Indeed, what a love so freely given Although many defy and deny Him. Nevertheless, He took their place, This is how Truth won with Grace. I don’t always know what to write and tonight was one of those nights. My mind screamed PROFOUND while my…

Conversations

It started with a conversation I had with myself. What do I want out of life? What is my life? What is life? He’s called me to be more than this but I had my reservations. But, why? As I kept prodding within myself to discover my problem, there was only one viable reason: I…

Tis the Season…

The malls are busy, traffic is hectic, people are crazy, and there’s only one valid explanation. It’s Christmastime. Somewhere along the way, we as a collective bought into the commercialism that society sells about Christmas. We’ve forgotten what it really means and how we are supposed to respond to this season. Glory to God in…

Have Faith. Dream. Execute.

If someone challenged you to deny everything you believed in, would you succumb to their whims? If the phrase, “Well, everybody’s doing it,” was the mantra that everyone around you seemed to prefer, would you change your convictions? What is it that makes you loyal to your faith? Even if you don’t think you’re a spiritual…