To Be Black and a Christian: Zero Degrees of Separation

Some of the hardest seasons of my life, like this one, pushes me to address my identity as a woman of God and an African American woman. From reading social media posts, tweets, and articles I perceive I am not alone seeking comfort and clarity in these racially charged times. What started as a short Facebook post about how I am coping with my anger and the turmoil I feel, in regards to the recent police brutality is now turning into a blog post. Enjoy! Be Informed.

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When We Stumble…

Often those who live out the Christian life can attest that the amount of losses we experience seem to outweigh our throughout our spiritual journey. But what happens, when we run our race and we fail, miss the mark, and continually stumble again and again. What do we do when we’re close to giving up because we believe our sin is too great?

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God’s Love Letter to Singles

Sometimes, it is another Valentines Day where you did not ask to be single! It is the old, mind numbing pain where you remember a-ha I don’t have a companion yet to share in my joys and tribulations and sometimes, it feels like you will never meet a person who finds you special or worth loving. I know how you feel, my friend, because I am single too and I know you do not want those cliche remarks, especially from your married friends, so I am going to give you some encouragment that helped me on this commercially successful day. A love letter from God, written by a single to another single! Love you!

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I Don’t Even Know

I did not expect this morning filled with anguish and doubt and fear remaining stuck in my situation to end like this at work. Especially since our safety was at risk. The decision I am facing I know is big one, but I am waiting from wisdom and direction from the Lord.

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I Thought I Knew Better

A lot of times, we want to chuck up the deuces and tell life, “adios!” Doing our thing and making our own decisions and following destiny as the plans we have laid sounds so alluring. Especially, when we see other people seemingly living out the lives they are presenting through social media. However, our desire to control who we are and where we are going is an illusion. And always better to leave that control in the hands of God.

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