My Letter to the Firestarter

My friend, I’m writing you this letter in an attempt to save your life. It brings me great sorrow to see you self-destruct like this. I think you are a talented, creative young lady. I like the fact that you’re spiritual, even though I wish you would change your focus towards something more positive. And, […]

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 […]

Love in 2020

Happy New Year! I hope that everyone reading this accomplish what they set out to do for this year. I have a novel that I plan on completing this year, hopefully this month, which is part of the reason why I haven’t been writing a lot of blogs. However, I wanted to start the New […]

Asking for Help

In Exodus 17, the people of Israel were attacked by the army of Amalek in the wilderness.  Moses told Joshua to get some men and lead them into battle against the Amalekites.  During the battle, Moses stood on top of a hill and held up the staff of God, the same one used to part […]

Quid Pro Quo

And through covetousness shall they with feigned words make merchandise of you: whose judgement now of a long time lingereth not, and their damnation slumbereth not. -2 Peter 2:3 There has been alot of talk on the news today about quid pro quo. What is it exactly, and is it a bad thing? Quid pro […]

Truly Rich

I want to reflect on the Bible verse Proverbs 10:22. It states that, “The blessing of the Lord, it maketh rich, and he addeth no sorrow with it.” The scripture makes me realize what God has blessed me with. He has blessed me with life, family, a home, transportation, and good health, among other things. […]

False Prophets

“Beware of the false prophets, who come to you in sheep’s clothing, but inwardly are ravenous wolves.” You will know them by their fruits. Grapes are not gathered from thorn bushes nor figs from thistles, are they? Matthew 7:15-16 We have all seen them. They wear expensive, designer clothes, drive around in luxury cars, and […]

If All Your Friends Jumped Off a Bridge…

I’m not in this world to live up to your expectation and you’re not in this world to live up to mine. -Bruce Lee “If all of your friends jumped off of a bridge, would you do it too?”  For the ones on the receiving end of this question, they would shrug their shoulders and […]