I Am No Longer Who I Used To Be

I Am No Longer Who I Used To Be

"You're cute for a big girl." "You dress nice for a big girl." If I had a dollar for every time I've heard these backhanded compliments my bank account would be lovely! I never really understood how anyone deeply felt this was a compliment. Like really, just because I'm not skinny I couldn't possibly be [...]

From Trauma To Triumph

From Trauma To Triumph

“For I know the plans I have for you…” Jeremiah 21:11a. We've memorized the scripture and we have sung the songs, but do we really believe what the scripture says? Do we really believe what God is saying or has life’s disappointment clouded our perspective? I recently turned 30 and had to ask myself that [...]

Really God?

Really God?

Is it just me or does God seem to always come through at the very last split second? After we have prayed, fasted, and knocked on His door of grace repeatedly, He answers. But, once God answers his door, we not only receive what we've been praying, fasting, and seeking He gives us more than [...]

What’s The Vision? It’s Up To Us!

What’s The Vision? It’s Up To Us!

After the protests have ended, After the accusers have been convicted, After the hashtags quiet down, After the protests are no longer relevant, What's next? I asked myself this very question. What's next? Less than twenty-four hours prior, I participated in the world's biggest Civil Rights Movement, yet I felt afraid, hurt, and scared. The [...]

Your Name Is Your Identity: Be Careful What You Answer To!

Your Name Is Your Identity: Be Careful What You Answer To!

Do you know your name is more than a cute word? It's your life's identity! Your name establishes who you are. Each uniquely set of alphabetical letters help shape your destiny. Whenever you answer your name, you accept the meaning of the word in which you are being called. I remember in middle school was [...]

His Plans / Mine

His Plans / Mine

How old were you when you first started to plan for your future? Was it 8, 18, 28? Regardless the age, I'm sure there's been a moment where you had an idea of what your life could look like. Maybe, you thought of the dream home you would own or the car you would like [...]