Intercessory prayer is not a new idea for the church, but it may be a new term for some of us. I had been a Christian for some years before I first heard the term -intercessory prayer. I prayed for others, yet I did not fully understand the power involved with intercession until I became…… Continue reading If Jesus Had to Pray
At times we can hinder ourselves from doing all that God has called us to do because we are concerned about what others think about us and what others say. Folks talked about Jesus too. They mocked him saying that he was calling himself the king of the Jews. That didn’t stop Jesus from doing…… Continue reading Stay the Course
For several years now I have been selecting a word to focus on throughout the year. Last year my word was restoration and I focused all year long on different ways that I saw restoration at work in my life. In 2014 and even a few years before that I started experiencing health difficulties which…… Continue reading Restoration
Several years ago I listened to a speaker talk about purpose. Everything has a purpose-a reason for existing. A knife cuts. A car transports. A microphone amplifies sound. What is my purpose? And why I am here? I think about my life’s purpose often. I want to do something significant with my time here. For most of…… Continue reading Why Am I Here?
Feb 14 Expectation House Hunters is one of my favorite shows on HGTV. I could spend the entire day watching the show. Not only do I love watching this show, but I enjoy a lot of the shows featuring aspiring home owners as they search for their dream home. I have been looking for a…… Continue reading House Hunters
As I scrolled through my Facebook page several days ago, I noticed a message by a friend. He had shared the lyrics to a song: In times like these we need a Savior… Since the election, people have voiced their concerns about the state of America. Some of my friends have yet to completely accept…… Continue reading In Times Like These
I am not a pastor. I am not an ordained minister, but I am a Christian who desires to see others use their talents and gifts effectively for the kingdom of God. For years I attended church, unsure about my calling. I served as an usher, a Sunday school teacher, and a nursery worker. I participated in…… Continue reading Discovering Hidden Talents