Heartbreaking Lessons that Teach You how to Love

Hi everyone! It’s been a while since I’ve written on my blog.  I’ve been working hard on my first book, The Midnight Experience, and it’s definitely a major project for me – rewarding, but major. I’m coming to you today with a post that – contrary to the title – gives me peace and encouragement for […]

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4 Feelings You Should Guard Your Heart From

Everyone knows that there are particular things to protect yourself from.  For example, it wouldn’t be smart to walk in an unlit area at night because that’s where the criminals lurk.  Therefore, you should guard yourself from those situations. It is also common knowledge to guard your personal information from floating around the internet.  With […]

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4 Famous Quotes to Live by This Year

It’s that time of year when most people around the world think of new year’s resolutions to commit to.  One thing that’s been on my heart is the idea of a new year, new you. I believe that this year will be one that will increase our faith and our hope for a life better than […]

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Single and Single-Minded

“I’m single-minded in pursuit of you; don’t let me miss the road signs you’ve posted.” Psalm 119:10 MSG Being single and secretly hoping for a spouse is incredibly burdensome.  During the holidays, all I want to do is wait for the time to pass so that I can get back to “normal” life – the […]

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Reach for Childlike Faith

Now that Christmas movies are repeatedly playing on t.v., I’ve spent time watching a few of them. There’s one major theme that I continue to see throughout each movie – the idea of believing in something or someone that cannot be seen. I can see why these movies appeal to children.  Children still have their […]

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Start Your Day with a Vow

I woke up this morning with this thought on my heart.  The way we begin our days is everything.  It determines our navigation for the remainder of the day.  This morning, I’m making a declaration: I will remain in each moment and recognize the beauty within it. I will recognize how God is using each […]

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Everything is Worship: How to Increase Your Level of Worship

As I gear up for my favorite time of the year in December, the one with my birthday and Christmas back-to-back, I’m reminded of so much I have to be thankful for in my life. 2016 has been another year of self-discovery and the discovery of I AM. (God declares that He is strong when I am […]

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Dear God, Here’s My Wishlist

I’m unashamed to admit that I also really enjoy the gift-giving of Christmas.  In fact, a few weeks ago, my dad said the infamous words to that my brother and I anticipate every year: “Write a list of the things you guys want for Christmas so that I know what to buy.” There are so many […]

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Walking Away Can’t Be Right

Can I take this time to vent for a little bit? I work for an organization that brings teachers into the city.  They make a commitment to us, the school, and their students to teach for a couple of years, and although they appear excited to take on this new experience, I’ve been watching some […]

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God can do Infinitely More

  I love the Bible app on my phone.  Every day I receive a daily scripture to ponder over and this is the one that popped up today. “Now all glory to God, who is able, through his mighty power at work within us, to accomplish infinitely more than we might ask or think. Glory […]

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