Perhaps, this mental illness is “the thorn in my flesh” that Paul talks about in 2 Corinthians 12:7-9 and even though I ask God to remove it, He is using it to help me raise awareness in the context of ministry.
In this series, I am going to discuss my journey of redefining and reembracing biblical sisterhood and applying it to the 21st century. But first, allow me to tell you my story.
I find it interesting that God was able to use my dress shopping experiences to help me understand the concept of waiting on the one.
But the greatest part of my story, it is to be continued.
Worship is not based on a public service but a private encounter with God
One of the most popular songs that are sung in various Christian churches worldwide, whether Southern Baptist, AME, Evangelical, Methodist, SDA, or nondenominational; traditional or non-traditional; baby boomers and millennials, is "Here I am to Worship." We sing this for small group meetings, vespers, youth church, the list goes on. There is something about that… Continue reading Journey back to the heart of worship- “Here I am to Worship”
To my dear daughter, There is going to be a time when you are going to ask me why some people don't like my job. Some people will confuse me with Daddy as the pastor. Some of your friends and classmates are going to tell you what their parents think about me as a female… Continue reading Dear unborn daughter, you are naturally ordained
I thought I was perfect, well in comparison to my peers at my church. Involved in many things in the church: Pathfinders, Ushering, Children's Ministries, Youth Choir, Sabbath School, and the list goes on. Since I was the only kid in my Sabbath School class who actually read the Sabbath School lesson, I would sometimes… Continue reading True Life: I’m an ex-Legalist
I don't understand why God allows me to run into various types of people lately. Yesterday, when I was pumping gas in Chicago, an individual approached me for a quarter, I tried to act like I didn't hear him and then he walked up towards me. I ended up giving him a quarter from my… Continue reading Impromptu Ministry
As previously mentioned in my last post, my grandfather passed away after 95 years of life August 20, 2014 and was laid to rest this past Friday, August 29th. It was the hardest thing I had to do in a long time. As mentioned, my "Grampa" was the first in my family to give me… Continue reading The hardest goodbye that turned into the greatest motivation and empowerment