We’ve been conditioned our entire lives to please others. We go to school to get a degree so that we can stand out among employers. If we don’t have as good credentials as the next person, our chances of getting our desired job is stifled. And even once we get in a job position, we … Continue reading Because Of His Love
I don’t like being inactive when I’m facing a troubling situation. In fact, I’ve always associated inactivity in undesirable circumstances with giving up. But the truth of the matter is that I want to be able to handle my problems on my own. Being in a world where you have to constantly climb up the … Continue reading A Willingness To Accept
I want all the money and all the fame. I world says I need it, so give me everything. Give me the riches and the glory. I want everyone to know my story. I don’t want to cultivate the people around me because they have what I don’t. I’d rather sulk and envy and cry … Continue reading The Greatest Gift Of All
Love. It’s a four letter word filled with so much meaning. It’s all we hope and dream of having with a special someone. And as Valentine’s Day approaches, it’s what we find ourselves thinking about more often than not. Though, the media has this warped view of love. They portray it as roses, chocolates, flowers … Continue reading He Loves You
Happy Birthday, Jesus! Because of you I have eternal life. Because of you I am free from the bondage of my insecurities and doubts. You are the reason that I believe in love. You are the perfect example of what true love is. You sacrificed your life so that I could live mine. The creator … Continue reading Happy Birthday, Jesus!
It's true what they say. There's no place like home. Dorothy was right. But it's not just a brick house that we long for during the holidays. It's someone to come home to, whether that's family, friends or a person you've grown close to and desire to spend more time with.Home can be a trip to … Continue reading There’s No Place Like Home For The Holidays
God! Where are you? Are you there? I just need to see you. Show me your face. I'm trying so hard to hang on. I'm trying so hard to trust in you. I feel alone. I need to see you. I don't know about you, but I have thought like this. Had moments like this. … Continue reading All You Need Is A Mustard Seed
Sometimes I don't know how to feel. My mind is telling me one thing, but my spirit is telling me another. I push myself to be optimistic, but pessimism lingers. It's only a little bit longer, I know God, but what if that little bit longer isn't what I want? What if the suffering was … Continue reading You Can…
Being resentful is as easy as breathing. You don't loathe a particular person or thing. You are hateful because you feel gypped, mistreated, undervalued. Why do they get to be in that position when I have worked just as hard as them? Why won’t they listen to me when we have been married for several … Continue reading Turn Resentment Into Joy
At the time of writing, it's Good Friday. This is the day that Jesus made the greatest of all sacrifices. Some imperfect beings beat, mocked and tortured him. To think that someone without blemish could be found as having fault shows the corrupt nature of our society. In fact, it doesn't warrant a sacrifice — … Continue reading What’s the Good in Good Friday?