It is a new year, but it does not seem like a whole lot has changed. We are still dealing with a pandemic, civil unrest, and a host of other issues. Some of us have just felt worn out and tired, and for some, even our faith has become stagnant. If this resonates with you,Continue reading Dangerous Indifference
In January of this year, many exclaimed 2020 is my year of clear vision. Then BAM! We found ourselves facing a life-changing pandemic, injustices, riots, and a polarizing political climate that shifted us in ways we never expected. Massive shifts in life came at us all at once and from multiple directions, leaving many ofContinue reading The quiet threat that keeps you from blooming
Have you found yourself easily irritated, annoyed by the slightest inconvenience, and in a perpetual bad mood? Girl, you are not alone. 2020 has definitely revealed some areas we need to grow in. During this short video devotional, I will share with you my tips of how to overcome a bad mood by teaching youContinue reading Changing that bad mood into gratitude
What To Do When Your Worship Seems Stale…. When I was a child and I did something wrong my parents would always make me apologize. Now I do it with my kids. There were times when I didn’t want to apologize. I knew the right words to say – “I’m sorry” – but I reallyContinue reading Has Your Worship Gone Stale?
Matthew 16:18 (NIV) “…I will build my church, and the gates of Hades will not overcome it.” It was a beautiful sunny day, 1998 when my life was forever changed. It was a seemingly normal day, but I didn’t realize God was on the move. You see, I was a 19-year-old college student and runningContinue reading Nameless faceless revival
Most of us can say 2020 has been one of the craziest, most difficult, and downright lousiest year we have ever experienced! Every time we turn on the news there is a new crisis we are facing. And although we have been “in it together” we have also collectively been in a place of discouragementContinue reading Finding Joy
“A Church that has lost its voice for justice is a Church that has lost its relevance in the world.” Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. My heart is grieving over the murders of George Floyd and Ahmaud Arbery. Like many of you I am in shock that these atrocities are still happening in 2020! JesusContinue reading christianity + racism
“We are in this together” is the mantra that is being chanted by everyone right now. But let’s be honest, we don’t always feel together. As a matter of fact, many of us feel lonelier now than ever before. Recently, I had a moment like this so I reached out to my longtime friend, Laura. Continue reading the power of a godly friend!
One day I was living my life as I normally do – going to work, waiting in the long carpool line at my kids’ school, doing laundry for a family of six, and then suddenly everything seemed to change. Well everything except the laundry; unfortunately there is always laundry. Like all of you, my cityContinue reading Covid19 – lessons to learn
Maybe Easter wasn’t what you had hoped it would be. Missing your family traditions, parties, and packed out Easter Services. Maybe you feel a little like the disciples on the first Easter; scared, confused, and hiding behind locked doors. The hope of Easter Monday is Jesus is alive. Friends, let me remind you this is NOTContinue reading Easter Monday encouragement