As a little girl, I remembered hearing some of the older folks speaking about people who had a family curse on them. Or persons who were paying for the sins of their family. I remember clearly being enraptured in those conversations and not fully understanding why that person was paying for anyone else’s sin. As … More Paying for the sins of your family
I was travelling the other day on a very long transatlantic flight (which for some reason I can never sleep on) and had an experience that made me pause… enough to have me write about it. As I was getting up to get my coat and bags in the overhead baggage, the gentleman sitting next … More The Perfect Gentleman
Sometimes we focus so much on what we can’t have but this is a beautiful prayer of a woman in pain but whose prayer was one of thanks… Hannah was barren and in her pain cried out to God. God heard her cries and answered her prayer. After Samuel, her son was born, Hannah brought … More Prayer of thanks for a woman wanting a child
As a Christian, sometimes you hear words continually in your walk with Christ and we don’t stop to truly reflect on their meaning. I find myself getting so caught up in reading the bible and not taking the time out to ensure I understand it all clearly. As Paul notes in Colossians 4:5-6 “Walk in wisdom … More What is righteousness?
“How much do you weigh?” Unless you are a health practitioner or even a fitness instructor, any other person asking this question may get a response such as this: It is not polite to ask someone how much they weigh! But, forgive me this one time… Allow me to take you into one of … More How much do you weigh?
The New Year is here… Christmas has once again come and gone… And yet I found myself listening to a very energetic conversation about the date of when Jesus Christ was really born. In quiet anger, I simmered… I just couldn’t understand why his birthdate was so very important! For on to us a child … More Why do you care when Jesus was born?
This prayer by Nehemiah is one of my favorite prayers of the bible and one in which I actually pray but tweak it a bit for the country that I may be praying for. Nehemiah was praying for the people of Israel but I encourage you to personalize this prayer and replace the country name … More Prayer: A prayer for success and your country