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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Fulfilling Your Dream

Commit thy works unto the Lord, and thy thoughts shall be established. Proverbs 16:3 When we have dreams or goals that we want to accomplish, we must take the proper steps to make sure that it happens.  If you start something with the mindset that you will complete you goals quickly or that it be […]

Christianity and Prosperity

There are people that say that linking Christianity with prosperity is blasphemous. In a way, I can understand why some people feel this way. You have televangelist that preach prosperity, but they mostly do this by twisting the scriptures to get their congregation to give them as much money as possible. Then they use this […]

Life is Still Good

Image having everything you ever wanted.  Let’s say that what you had was a big house, a spouse with kids, nice cars, perfect health, and friends and family that cared about you.  You would have probably said to yourself, “Life is good.  I am living the good life and things can only get better.” However, […]

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 […]