Fear of the Street View

It was rush hour traffic on the streets of Washington, D.C.  I had just left my group to sneak off to a museum for an hour and was walking back to my hotel before the street lights came on.  In my mind, I thought it would be an easy left, right, and two more lefts back […]

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The Morning After

The event finally arrived! Over 1000 of us ladies have been waiting all year for the 3rd annual Life Women’s Conference.  All week, I’ve prepared my heart and my soul for this potentially life-changing event.  I knew it would be much needed, and I was absolutely, 100% right. (I’m pretty proud of that accurate prediction because I’m […]

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Provision

Sometimes I think I spend more of my time worrying than I do actually living. It’s almost like clockwork: The “What if?” monsters seem to find their way into my thoughts more often than I’d care to admit. When I took this picture of the seagulls hovering around Niagara Falls, I couldn’t help but pause. […]

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Each Time, I Shed a Little More

Since conception, we are shaped by our experiences.  For most of us, our mother was told to be cautious of everything she did, from what she stressed about to what she allowed to enter into her body.  It was all for the purpose of protection of someone so precious. Growing up, I sensed in my […]

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Preparing for an Encounter with God

  Dear God, It has been way too long at this point.  After one year of having patience, remaining in faith, and staying the course, I’m ready for a breakthrough.  I’m ready to experience the light at the end of the tunnel and the blessing that I’ve been waiting for. I’ve been waiting with expectancy, […]

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There is Always Purpose in Your Struggle

21 Isaac pleaded with the Lord on behalf of his wife, because she was unable to have children. The Lord answered Isaac’s prayer, and Rebekah became pregnant with twins. 22 But the two children struggled with each other in her womb. So she went to ask the Lord about it. “Why is this happening to me?” she […]

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When Distraction is the Death of Your Dreams

Everyone has pet peeves.  One of my biggest nuisances is for people who have “pipe dreams,” particularly, those who do not realize that their dreams and goals aren’t going anywhere due to their lack of discipline.  When I come across these individuals who so confidently and eagerly share their plans with me, I smile and nod. […]

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