The Truth About Our Bodies

The truth is that we give other’s opinions of ourselves too much value. Out of fear of rejection, we develop a mindset to please others. We become insecure about how we look and sometimes go to great lengths to “improve” it. However, God wants us to break free from this cycle. Here’s what I learned in my journey to loving myself.

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the sun does shine: a review

The Sun Does Shine was an eloquently written memoir by Anthony Ray Hinton, who was wrongly convicted and lived on death row for 28 years. Although his story is not rare, it does show how faith in God and people fighting for you, can make a difference. And his story shows how God can use any and everything for our good and His glory. Continue reading to see what else I found resonating with his story.

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What’s in your hands part 2

Hello everyone! I’m back with Part 2 of “What’s In Your Hands?” In Part One of this short series, I talked about discovering and cultivating our skills and talents to fulfill our purpose in life. If you haven’t read it yet, click on the link and then come back to this post. I’ll wait…because I […]

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The traveling blues

It seems like just yesterday that I was packing my carry-on bag and taking a vacation to a new (or favorite) place. And while I don’t see myself traveling for awhile, I thought I’d go back and reminisce on my favorite travel memories.

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What’s In Your hands? Part 1

It is easy to get discouraged about your purpose on Earth when you compare yourself to others. Instead of looking at others, it’s time to discover what God has already placed into your hands. And when you discover your talents and skills, then start to use them and cultivate them…the things God will be able to do through you will be AMAZING.

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Faith in frustration

Hello everyone! Earlier this week, I wrote a post about my experience as a Black woman in America; which actually stemmed from a conversation I had with a church friend. In the past week, I have had so many friends reach out to me who: were curious about my experience, wanted to educate themselves about […]

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This is America

Hello everyone! I contemplated sharing this in its entirety, but as the days passed, I knew I had to share with with others. What’s going on in America seems like a nightmare, I can hardly believe this is my reality. However, when we learn about each other’s stories, we can debunk stereotypes and assumptions, and […]

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Finding Hope when It Seems Hopeless

I realized the urgency in sharing the Gospel with those who don’t know God. I am standing on the promises and faithfulness of God, while others are losing their balance during the uncertain times of life and need God’s help.

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Relationship Goals

After many months of anticipation, Pastor Michael Todd has released his book, “Relationship Goals: How to Win at Dating, Marriage, and Sex.” At his virtual book release party, he had some famous friends share some of the lessons they learned about relationships. Continue reading for my four main takeaways.

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