I Witnessed the work

I Witnessed the work

"The greatest among you shall be your servant."Matthew 23:11 ESV My loves! it's been a while but I'm back! I've recently started grad school and wanted time to focus and get used to a new schedule, atmosphere and people. As I'm maneuvering new ventures, relationships and understandings of what's around me, I've become more reflective [...]

BBL’s & heart issues

BBL’s & heart issues

"And have put on the new self, which is being renewed in knowledge after the image of its creator." Colossians 3:10 ESVThe Holy Bible, English Standard Version. (2001 ) Crossway Bibles, (What Does the Bible Say About Image? (openbible.info) This won't be a long entry.( I may have just lied, sorry!) I was inspired to write this [...]

Good or God?

Good or God?

I'd lie if I said I didn't want to quit writing this blog. I avoid looking at the stats as numbers plummet. Every time I try to back off this thing, God gives me more to write and here I am typing away. That's the bulk of this post. Doing what God said beyond our [...]

Saved & lonely

Saved & lonely

O Lord, all my longing is before you; my sighing is not hidden from you." Psalm 38:9 ESV Loneliness is one of those things that's difficult to tackle. While it easy to assume good company is a natural remedy, it's not that simple. It can be present even in the busiest of rooms. We're all [...]

Despise Not

Despise Not

"Do not despise these small beginnings, for the Lord rejoices to see the work begin," Zechariah 4:10 NLT I've heard this verse so many times it's sickening. I always attributed this verse to building small businesses, I don't know why, it's just what my mind goes and stays when I hear this verse. I've been going through [...]

Despite the scenery

Despite the scenery

''Remember not the former things, nor consider the things of old." - Isaiah 43: 18 KJV Sooo....I had this idea. Nothing new for the wilderness that can be my mind at times, but I wanted to take some selfies and if you've been following my IG you'd know I love murals, street art! I find [...]

The Lazarus Effect

The Lazarus Effect

John 11:44 This quick mini series was inspired by the man himself...Lazarus! This passage has been on my heart to study and so, I did! I took my notes as usual, but for some reason the story hit a different part of me, although I couldn't see it immediately. It took me back to 2015 [...]

“Bucking for Jesus & Juvenile”: does the response to secular stimuli reveal the lack of Christ in me?

“Bucking for Jesus & Juvenile”: does the response to secular stimuli reveal the lack of Christ in me?

Southern, black girls learn Jesus first and Juvenile second. At least I can definitely attest to this curriculum. Growing up in southeastern North Carolina, in a family that was full of church folk, my place in the church was prepared before mama pushed me out. Sunday school became my university and I had self-promoted myself [...]