My phone beeped indicating that a new email had just arrived in my inbox. This one was from Next Door, an app used by communities to inform neighbors of events. The message was from an individual in my community. She shared that someone had broken in her house and ransacked her home. A few days…… Continue reading Protecting Our Valuables
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
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? Why am I here? What should I be doing with my life? I think about my life’s purpose often. I want to do…… Continue reading Why Am I Here?
For some time, I have been searching for a small house or a 2-3 bedroom condo. I desire to move to a place that I can call my own. I live in temporary housing now-rental property. Home is where the heart is. Well, my heart is not in this house. I can’t paint the walls…… Continue reading A Place Called Home
I remember reading a lot when I was a young girl. Books were my friends. I grew up in a large family. My mom gave birth to twelve children. Only ten of us lived to become adults. Even though my siblings were always around, I felt alone. Maybe that was because I was the youngest…… Continue reading Books Are My Friends