The Soft Life: Reclaiming Your Peace through the Rest Principle

Let’s be honest. It’s been a while. Between homeschooling and family issues, I have been one busy bee. Rest was not in my vocabulary. I believed that everything was for me. I thought I could do everything and be everything to everyone. Until I realized that all my efforts did not move goals forward. In […]

The Power of I Am Not

Hear Speak See only What God Says

“You, don’t have no more kids”! The elderly woman said emphatically as she placed her hands on my belly, my womb, my creative birthing space designed by God to procreate. She proclaimed words that had the potential to abort my destiny. At the time I was pregnant with Bellange, my now seven-year-old daughter. Though Bella […]

The Power of Discovering Your Secret Place

I remember watching a movie growing up called the Secret Garden. A young boy who was crippled and, in a wheelchair, discovered a place of identity, safety and tranquility. The place he thought was safe wasn’t, so here he could be free. It was a place of healing. As the story went on, the boy […]

Don’t Let Your Love Grow Cold

Have you ever felt like your walk with God wasn’t “working”?  Have you ever wondered, “am I doing this right”?  Steeped in doubt and clouded by fear, maybe you’ve piddled in frustration, wondering if God sees you, if He, the Almighty One would care about your seemingly small existence.  I’ve been there. I’ve been in […]

Renewal Through Reading

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You see a vision, you see a dream. Yet, you want a better understanding to fill in the details.  Reading is a pathway to slow your thoughts down, to take in new understanding, to learn, and to reframe your way of being.  Romans 12:2 – Be transformed by the renewing of your mind.  There are certain […]

The Power of Repentance: Discovering a Fresh Start

Today, I had to repent. I had to repent for being more committed to client outcomes than the Kingdom outcomes assigned over my life.  I had to repent for not believing enough, for allowing doubt to creep into my dreams. I had to repent for professing God’s Word over my life and not acting out […]