Bible study, Encouragement/Devotional, Faith, Growth

Monthly scripture: You have need of this one thing

Rejoice when we run into problems and trials? Do you know anyone who is excited about problems? I surely don't. It's our human nature to run the opposite way. We don't like anything remotely uncomfortable and usually have an aversion to pain. Why then...

Encouragement/Devotional, Faith, Growth, Prayer

A life of Amens

Amen. We usually say it as we end our prayers. Sometimes it's said when we are in agreement with something someone said or that we just read. We often say it at the end of a beautiful rendition of a song that was delivered or right before a meal. But what does this word really mean and how much weight does it carry?

Bible study, Faith, Growth, Lifestyle, Prayer, Purpose

Do not go to Egypt

Anyone ever feel like the Lord is trying to rain on your parade or is slow in moving you from a place of extreme discomfort to a place of security and comfort? Have you ever found yourself in a place or season that is so difficult, that you even begin planning and plotting to go back to a place God has already delivered you from?

Encouragement/Devotional, Faith, Health, Lifestyle, Prayer, Purpose

I am exposing him today!

When my friend shared this heartbreaking news with me about a month ago, I went through a myriad of emotions from shock, sadness, confusion, frustration, and eventually anger. My heart breaks for this family and community who is now

Encouragement/Devotional, Faith, Our stories and testimonies, Prayer

Every time I turn around…blessings, blessings, blessings

The title of this blog says it all. As I considered the events of the weekend and visit I had last month with a friend, I was reminded of how much the Lord really loves His children. I recently shared how weary and grieved have been with the state of...

Encouragement/Devotional, Faith, Financial Health, Gratitude, Growth, Lifestyle, Our stories and testimonies, Prayer, Recommended Resources & Books

Bye Bye Navient: 3 Things That Helped Me Pay Off My Undergrad Loans

If you have been reading this blog for any period of time, you know I can get on my soapbox, i.e. become very passionate about several subjects...Today, my advice is about finances, specifically student loans and how I was finally able to say bye bye to Navient after many years.