New Beginnings

On December 31 at ten o’clock at night, numerous churches in the United States have a Watch Night service. It doesn’t end until after twelve o’clock when the new year arrives. The Watch Night service is associated with the freeing of slaves after the Emancipation Proclamation. Other church, however, simply call it the New Year’s …

My Weight Loss Journey

I remember vividly the day I decided to get back in peak, physical shape.  I was walking into a store one day and I remember on two separate occasions when a woman looked at me in disgust.  This was a shock to me, because all my life I’ve gotten compliments for the way I looked.  …

Where Are We Headed?

Where am I headed? Where are we headed? These are the questions I ask myself while we are half-way through the year 2020. We continue to deal with Covid-19, with the infection rates in the United States rising to record numbers. Because of this, a record number of people are dealing with mass unemployment. There …

God’s Gracious Gift

Every good gift and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights with whom there is no variation or shadow due to change. –James 1:17 ESV Who dares to dismiss the gifts and talents the Lord has blessed us with? He gave each and every one of us a talent, …

The Power of the Word

In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. –John 1:1 KJV Our words are omnipotent. God used his words to speak things in existence with magnificence. The use of our words can either create or destroy. If you don’t believe it, just perceive our current political …

Renewed

Create in me a pure heart, O God, and renew a steadfast spirit within me. Psalm 51:10 NIV I want to apologize to the ones that originally followed this blog site. I created it to inspire and to hopefully improve someone’s life. Instead, my blogs have been all over the place. They have been unfocused …

Touched by an Angel

Remembrance of sorrow and pain Thoughts of despair in my brain Every day it seemed like it rained And it felt like I’m going insane God took notice of this Cause he saw that I was pissed Listening all along He tried to correct what went wrong While deep in thought, I heard a sound …

Faith

But without faith it is impossible to please him: for he that cometh to God must believe that he is, and that he is a rewarder of them that diligently seek him. Hebrews 11:6 It’s time for me to get back to the purpose of why I created this blog page.  One of the things …

The Lord’s Counsel

Trust in the Lord with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding.  In all thine ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths. Proverbs 3:5-6 In the Bible, it describes how the people of Gibeon deceived Joshua and the Israelites.  They heard what Joshua did to the towns of Jericho and …