Tag Archives: God moment

It’s funny how far a dollar can go

One of the most powerful sermons that I ever heard was at a Methodist church on the day that my nephew Isaac and my niece Isabella were baptized. As I walked into the church, proud to be my nephew’s God-mother, … Continue reading

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And the battle rages

Sleep eludes me. I am battle weary yet my mind trudged along as if I’ve slept all day. In a few hours, mom will undergo surgery she’s put off for three years. Dad and I will be there for her. … Continue reading

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My true self

Last night, an exercise on Facebook that started out as just something to pass time turned into a deeper understanding of my true self. I know. Crazy. Facebook being used for good, not for hooking up, for gossip, for trashing … Continue reading

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Hard decisions

When I signed up to be an adult, no one told me all of the nuances and responsibilities. I think that perhaps a handbook should be formulated to let you know that one day you may have to make decisions … Continue reading

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If God used a donkey, I guess he can use Elle

God works in funny ways. Not always funny haha, but funny nonetheless. If I’m honest with myself, I’ve been sulking for a while. I wanted to move to another apartment, but that didn’t work out. I wanted to move to … Continue reading

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Sowing and watering

So….one of the benefits of this new season in my life is that I have a LOT of time to listen to podcasts.  I didn’t realize how much my spirit was longing for words in due season. If you get … Continue reading

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“Reality” has set in

Today was one of the most humbling days of my life.  There is something about admitting that you’ve done something wrong that humbles you–yet frees you–in a way that I cannot adeptly explain. I’ve entered a new season of life. … Continue reading

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Confirmation

Today I thought I was going to be doing a lot of writing.  I was wrong.  I was doing a lot of reading.  A LOT of reading. It’s confession time.  It’s been a while since I’ve taken the time to … Continue reading

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Pax Deneen

There are so many scriptures about confession…Proverbs 28:13 says “He who conceals his sins does not prosper, but whoever confesses and renounces them finds mercy.” I’m going to be really honest…I’m not a good confessor.  I tend to keep things … Continue reading

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Not if but when

Yesterday, I was contemplating the question of whether or not something I’ve been thinking about would happen.  It was an if. If this is real, then this will happen. Today, I an contemplating when this thing will happen. I had … Continue reading

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