I Wanna Be Like Jesus

Jul 12

Have you ever felt overwhelmed with not accomplishing all that you expect of yourself in a given day?¬†Furthermore, do you get caught up in what you feel like others expect out of you, thus causing frustration in your life? This has been a deep struggle for me. Let’s draw encouragement and perspective from the life of Jesus.   Jesus was conceived of...

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New Year Goals

Jan 13

I have always loved the beginning of the new year for several different reasons. One reason is my excitement for what the year would hold and also my goals to accomplish throughout the year. Sad to say, but many of my goals went no further than the ink on the paper. Do you have the same sentiment? Now we ask, “What does it take to get goals from paper to...

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Attitudes Toward Authority

Sep 13

Authority is God-ordained. The word authority is defined as a¬†role that a certain or multiple individuals play in a life by direction and discipline. We can picture authority as an umbrella of protection. It isn’t meant for harm, but help. Authority is not to be shunned, rejected, or ignored; but rather embraced, respected, and...

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A Change of Mentality

Jul 14

Since I wrote the last post on Brothers or Boyfriends, I have been made more aware of how necessary this topic is to address. If we aren’t careful, the devil can turn God’s design for our lives into a source of defeat. God has put inside each godly young lady a desire to be loved and cherished by a godly young man. Yet, we have begun to feel guilty that...

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Brothers or Boyfriends

Jun 29

The title of this post may be somewhat confusing to you now, but I pray The Lord will anoint me to communicate what He has been teaching me lately on this topic. What are your motives, actions, and attitudes in relation to your friendships with the young men in your life? 1. Are you friendly or flirty? 2. Do you seek to encourage or impress? 3. Do you have a God-ward...

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