Prayer: A prayer for success and your country

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

When you are broker than broke

“Glory to God… Lord you are so good to me” said Paula. Chris looked at her sideways with an exasperated look in his face, “What? Girl you are broker than broke. How in the world can you even praise God? You have been out of a job for six months and God still hasn’t answered … More When you are broker than broke

​ Which one are you?

“Listen then to what the parable of the sower means: When anyone hears the message about the kingdom and does not understand it, the evil one comes and snatches away what was sown in their heart. This is the seed sown along the path. The seed falling on rocky ground refers to someone who hears the word and at … More ​ Which one are you?

How to stop being a victim of adultery: 7 Steps

“Do not lust in your heart after her beauty or let her captivate you with her eyes. For a prostitute can be had for a loaf of bread, but another man’s wife preys on your very life. Can a man scoop fire into his lap without his clothes being burned? Can a man walk on … More How to stop being a victim of adultery: 7 Steps

Do you really want the Lord to send you?  

Then I heard the voice of the Lord saying, “Whom shall I send? And who will go for us?” And I said, “Here am I. Send me!” Isaiah 6:8 The bible highlights several different situations where God called and the response was “Here I am”. We see this for Abraham (Genesis 22:1), Moses (Exodus 3:4), Samuel (1 Samuel 3:4). … More Do you really want the Lord to send you?  

Jesus instructs us to do things in secret

“Aunty, I need to tell you something” says my little nephew. He was so excited that I got excited to hear what he had to tell me. As he starts to tell me I realize that he is whispering… we are in a room by ourselves so laughing, I whispered back to him and said … More Jesus instructs us to do things in secret

International Women’s Day

*caveat that this is a special prayer post for all of my female readers* Worldwide Celebration of Women occurred on 8 March 2018. Some of you probably went through the day not even realizing that it was a special day. For some it was a celebration of how far women have come. The theme this … More International Women’s Day

Doing right in the eyes of the Lord

At a prayer retreat recently, during one of the prayer breakouts, I was praying and felt an urgency to also read the bible. I didn’t know where the Lord wanted me to read but I prayed for his guidance on what he wanted me to see. I opened the bible four times and was brought … More Doing right in the eyes of the Lord

Kingdom of Heaven Ticket – Do you have it?

** Blogger Contribution: My niece felt the Lord calling her to write this story on a situation I experienced and what joy it brings me to share in how the Lord is truly using her as a vessel for HIS Kingdom ** Recently, I had the pleasure of spending time with a very close relative … More Kingdom of Heaven Ticket – Do you have it?

Are you living in unity with other believers?

Prior to my mom passing away one of the things that were heavy on her heart was the lack of unity. Living in a world that teaches the importance of looking out “for me, myself and I” you do not see a widespread belief of unity. What does it mean to live in unity? The … More Are you living in unity with other believers?