Tag Archives: Religion and Spirituality

Learning to Love My Neighbor by Loving Me First

The Bible tells me in Matthew 22:39 that I am supposed to love my neighbor as myself but I have a confession. I am not sure if I should love my neighbor the way that I love myself. My love … Continue reading

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Why Are You Waiting?

There was a man who went to a restaurant with his friends after work. He and his friends asked for water for the table and then each ordered their individual drinks. The man asked for his beverage to come out … Continue reading

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Just Because You Can Doesn’t Mean That You Should

2 Samuel 12:7-8 Then Nathan said to David, “You are the man! Thus says the Lord God of Israel: ‘I anointed you king over Israel, and I delivered you from the hand of Saul. I gave you your master’s house and your master’s wives … Continue reading

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Refocus Your Thinking

Colossians 3:2 Set your mind on things above, not on things on the earth. When you are in the midst of challenges it’s tough to stay focused on spiritual things or to remember God’s promises for you. It seems that … Continue reading

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I Can Have Joy After My Sin

Can I be honest? I committed a sin once and I thought that it had disqualified me from what God had called me to do. For years I listened to the lies of the devil told me that I was … Continue reading

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Black History: Accepting My Place in World

A few years ago I heard the most profound thought from a speaker. In short she said that God was not a racist. That hit me straight in the gut. Now when she shared this bit of information she was … Continue reading

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Boldly Asking for Wisdom

Have you ever read a scripture that you have read several times before and felt like it was speaking to you?  One of the scriptures from my church’s fast hit me so hard I had to go and read it … Continue reading

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Preparing for the Feast of My Purpose

As I sit down tonight I feel slightly overwhelmed by all of the things that I feel like God is saying to me right now but I trust Him. I trust that when David talked about the steps of a … Continue reading

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My Faith is Not an Accessory

I was talking to my work twin recently about a friend of hers whose religious beliefs are different than my work twin. Something that she said about her friend really challenged me as a Christian. This person stated that her … Continue reading

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Parenting Like God (Showing Love)

I think all children challenge their parents from time to time. If we as parents are honest we were guilty of giving our parents a run for their money in parenting skills, too. May God have mercy on you if … Continue reading

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