14 Days of Blessings: Day 1

Christmas is coming! Christmas is coming! People in my town appear to be frantically shopping for the perfect gift while I am trying very hard not to ignore the season this year.  I want more than streets lined with colored lights, beautifully decorated trees, and carefully wrapped packages. I want to see wounded hearts mended.Continue reading “14 Days of Blessings: Day 1”

27

Tragedy came to church again Attacking the innocent Shooting arrows of fear Paralyzing our minds. Babies, mamas, dads—future generations Used to cast darkness On a love that never fails. But God… He never stops loving us. He never stops teaching us. He never stops drawing us. He never stops waiting for us to respond. WillContinue reading “27”

Yours to Give Away

Love today is yours To give away. You have the power in your hands To fill the atmosphere With love that is so dear. A laugh, a smile, a hug Filled with love has power To change the world. Give it away….. Let it flow where ever you go And watch the transformation See theContinue reading “Yours to Give Away”

Gift of Morning

I watched you rise today. I waited in our place. I waited with anticipation To hear your voice to see your face. My hands were full with a gift of Love. It was so big I had to let it go. And just as I released it You lifted your eyes to watch it glow.Continue reading “Gift of Morning”

This is Living: Poetry for Dry Bones

I woke up this morning feeling that there are many who need encouragement. If you feel lonely, afraid, or just need someone to understand during a difficult time, I pray that you find your life refreshed today with the Spirit of the Most High God. “I am the creator of all things. Is there anythingContinue reading “This is Living: Poetry for Dry Bones”

Change the World with Love and a Vision

This morning as I was meditating and preparing for a prayer meeting, Holy Spirit lead me to look up Trenton, New Jersey. At first I was confused, but I obeyed and found an article written in the Trentonian (January 2016) featuring the thoughts of a known gangster, Earlie Harrell. Harrell is known for his association with aContinue reading “Change the World with Love and a Vision”

The Songs of Your Life

Have you ever noticed how music can change an atmosphere? A beautiful love song can add romance to an ordinary meal. A soft instrumental tune can lull a fussy baby to sleep and a lively beat can make working out more enjoyable. Music has inspired choreographers to produce captivating ballets and painters to turn aContinue reading “The Songs of Your Life”

Uncluttered Part 13: Rest, Reflect, & Refresh

My favorite thing about the weekend is I get to rest, reflect, and refresh. When Monday comes I am ready to start again. This weekend during my reflections, I was reminded of conversations with several people who want to see changes in their life but they don’t know how to start. I believe that weContinue reading “Uncluttered Part 13: Rest, Reflect, & Refresh”