Guard Your Lips

Proverbs 13:3 NIV, “Those who guard their lips preserve their lives, but those who speak rashly will come to ruin.” It’s crucial to be cautious with our words. The words we speak to others, and even the things we say about ourselves, can do good, or they can do harm. Words can build up or … Continue reading Guard Your Lips

Florida Memories: Where’s My Car?

In February 2019, my cousin Tanisha who lives in New York, came to Florida for several days on a business trip. When my daughter Shalenah and I found out she was going to be in town, we made plans to visit her. She was staying at a hotel in Miami Beach, which was about a … Continue reading Florida Memories: Where’s My Car?

Consider Others

Philippians 2:3 NLT, “Don’t be selfish; don’t try to impress others. Be humble, thinking of others as better than yourselves.” This verse completely goes against what our culture promotes nowadays. Thinking of ourselves first is what we are encouraged to do. People trying to impress other people is often the norm, and humility is totally … Continue reading Consider Others

Reflecting on God’s Goodness

14 But I trust in you, Lord; I say, “You are my God.” 15 My times are in your hands...Psalm 31:14-15 (NIV). I’m very thankful for the way God holds each of our days safely in His hands. He is with us every step of the way guarding our paths. Only He has the ability … Continue reading Reflecting on God’s Goodness

Trust And Be Blessed

Whoever gives heed to instruction prospers, and blessed is the one who trusts in the Lord. Proverbs 16:20 NIV The Lord always wants what is best for us, so it’s important to follow His instructions for our lives. Although we may not always understand why He is leading us in a certain direction, we can … Continue reading Trust And Be Blessed

Trade In Panic For Peace

“So this is what the Sovereign LORD says: "See, I lay a stone in Zion, a tested stone, a precious cornerstone for a sure foundation; the one who relies on it will never be stricken with panic.” (Isaiah 28:16 NIV) Jesus Christ is our sure foundation. We don’t have to worry when we rely on … Continue reading Trade In Panic For Peace

Never Separated From God’s Love

“No power in the sky above or in the earth below—indeed, nothing in all creation will ever be able to separate us from the love of God that is revealed in Christ Jesus our Lord.” Romans 8:39 NLT Photo by: Pixabay One thing about the Lord that I love is that He loves us. He … Continue reading Never Separated From God’s Love