Photo by Kristin Charleton on Unsplash "This is how the Lord responds: 'If you return to me, I will restore you so you can continue to serve me. If you speak good words rather than worthless ones, you will be my spokesman. You must influence them; do not let them influence you!'" Jeremiah 15:19 NLT... Continue Reading →
Let Patience Work
Photo by Elena Koycheva on Unsplash "But let patience have its perfect work, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking nothing," James 1:4 (NKJV) Looking back on my life, I realized that things don't get to me like they used to. Years ago, I would get annoyed or irritated by almost everything; long wait... Continue Reading →
Time to Break!
"There's an opportune time to do things, a right time for everything on earth," Ecclesiastes 3:1 MSG Beloved, I pray these posts have blessed you! I'm taking a few weeks off to allow God to continue to pour into me so I can do His work in excellence! So, SHE SPEAKS WISDOM 2 will be... Continue Reading →
She is the “More Than”
In Loving Memory of my Beautiful VWV Sister, Tonya "Yet in all these things we are more than conquerors through Him who loved us." Romans 8:37 NKJV October 15, 2018 was the date of the book release party for my sister-friend's new book, who also happened to be my very first client. I was so... Continue Reading →
Steadfast and Focused on God
Photo by Matheus Ferrero on Unsplash "You will keep in perfect and constant peace the one whose mind is steadfast [that is, committed and focused on You - in both inclination and character]" Isaiah 26:3a AMP When you're going through something, literally any difficult thing, it opens the floodgates of thoughts pouring into your mind.... Continue Reading →
You Ain’t Seen Nothing Yet!
Photo by Liam Riby on Unsplash "See, I have this day set you over the nations and over the kingdoms, to root out and to pull down, to destroy and to throw down, to build and to plant." Jeremiah 1:10 NKJV There is an expression which (given all that's happening) has probably been used a... Continue Reading →
She’s Not Here!
Photo by Clarissa Watson on Unsplash "Therefore if anyone is in Christ [that is, grafted in, joined to Him by faith in Him as Savior], he is a new creature [reborn and renewed by the Holy Spirit]; the old things [the previous moral and spiritual condition] have passed away. Behold, new things have come [because... Continue Reading →
Trust the Vinedresser
Photo credit: Photographer Sarah Cuttle Royal Botanic Gardens Kew "And every branch that is grape-bearing he prunes back so it will bear even more." John 15:2 MSG Pruning is painful! Okay, I realize that is a major understatement. But, at this moment and in the last few weeks, I've been going through something I'd really... Continue Reading →
Photo by Romain Vignes on Unsplash "So let's keep focused on that goal, those of us who want everything God has for us. If any of you have something else in mind, something less than total commitment, God will clear your blurred vision - you'll see it yet! Now that we're on the right track, let's stay on... Continue Reading →
"Everything in the world is about to be wrapped up, so take nothing for granted. Stay wide-awake in prayer. Most of all, love each other as if your life depended on it....Be generous with the different things God gave you..." 1 Peter 4:7-8,10 MSG Reading this scripture above and reflecting on all that is going... Continue Reading →