Resuscitation Allowed

I’ve being trying really hard to not get in a mundane routine during this national pandemic we know as COVID-19. Working on personal projects, completing tasks around the house and trying to add a consistent exercise regiment to my life. Bringing something back to life, back to an active state from a period of dormant Read More >

Social Injustice

I’ve not been sure on how to express my thoughts over the state of our country after the death of George Floyd. All at the same time I’ve felt anger, sadness and hope that this will be a real time of change for our company. But, I’m not confident in the change part because these Read More >

Humility? What About Self Esteem?

Humility is defined as a modest or low view of one’s own importance; humbleness. Self Esteem has been described as confidence in one’s own worth or abilities; self-respect. Self Love is defined as a regard for one’s own well-being and happiness. Um, so is humility the opposite of self esteem? If someone claims to have Read More >

Not Always Easy

Last Thursday one of my morning devotions discussed the courage it takes to speak the truth, because sometimes it is not easy to tell the truth. We, well I can only speak for myself, have sometimes not told the truth because I did not want to hurt someone’s feelings or I did not want to Read More >

Is “New Normal” Really New?

      During this national pandemic, known as COVID-19, we often hear: I wonder when things will get back to normal. I don’t think things will ever be normal again. We will never go back to the way things were. Things will never be same again. 1. Normal (adjective)- conforming to a standard; usual, Read More >

TO BE OR NOT TO BE OFFENDED

This evening I came across this post from Pastor Steven Furtick. “Offense is an event; offended is a decision”. I feel like flags are being waived at me as my daughter just finished reading “The Bait of Satan-Living Free From The Deadly Trap of Offense” by John Bevere. (Minister Cleo Holloway recommended it to her) Read More >

COVID-19 Fruits

Galatians 5:22-23-But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law. Galatians 6:7 Do not be deceived: God cannot be mocked. A man reaps what he sows. Matthew 7:17-20 So, every healthy tree bears good fruit, but the diseased tree bears Read More >

Just Love

On Sunday, April 28, 2019, Minister Shawn Bright blessed me greatly at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Hampton, VA. His message included the fact that we often overthink how we should walk out our Christian lives in this world. It really hit home with me. Matthew 22:36-39 provides us with very clear direction. Teacher, which is Read More >

Shhh!

I came across the following on Janea Lipscomb’s facebook page a few months back: Never trust your tongue, when your heart is bitter or broken. Hush until you’re healed. Wow, very true but so difficult to do. I began to think about how many not so pleasant situations that I could have personally avoided if Read More >

Remember Who You Are

Hello, please allow me to introduce myself, I’m Sydney and my mom is the writer you often read from. She asked me to make a post as a “guest blogger” about anything I wanted to write about. Although I don’t consider myself a writer, I know this is a place where I can get comfortable Read More >

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