I got the joy, joy, joy, joy down in my heart. Where?! Down in my heart today!
With so many issues arising in our society, many fail to realize, or even acknowledge, what's lacking. I recently visited the Civil Rights Museum in Atlanta, Georgia and entered the Dr. King exhibit. One of his handwritten sermons focused on agape love. He stated that agape love is needed to overcome evil. Even though he wrote that years ago, his sermon still holds true today. Love is the perfect prescription for society.
#BlackLivesMatter. #AllLivesMatter. #BlueLivesMatter. These are all the variations of hashtags that have engulfed the internet within the past few days. #BlackLivesMatter surfaced roughly 3 years ago after the verdict was read on the Trayvon Martin case. It began as a simple hashtag but grew into a movement. #AllLivesMatter surfaced in response to #BlackLivesMatter to imply that Black lives are not […]
Imagine this: Everything around you is falling apart. People are attacking you from the moment you wake until the moment you lay down. Bills need to be paid, deadlines need to be met, and expectations are high. But can you believe that even in the midst of all this craziness you can still experience peace? When my day at work […]
Have you ever waited on someone or something? And expected something great to come out of waiting? I know that feeling. It’s like waiting for a bus at a bus stop under the blazing sun…like driving 15 mph in traffic knowing good and well that you have some place to be…like waiting in a waiting room past your appointment time…like […]
Boy! A lot has happened since my last post on the enjoyment of life, which is the reason why I haven’t posted anything since then. I’m currently on Day 34 of the Daniel Plan and I have been strengthened physically, emotionally, and spiritually. I’ve built spiritual muscle and felt my relationship with God grow closer. But just when I began […]
When I listen to the song No Greater Love, I am reminded of God’s love for us through His son Christ Jesus who died for us and paid for our sins. There used to be a time where I would look to people, materialistic things, food, and drinks to fill the emptiness inside of me. Those things would fill my emptiness temporarily and […]