Woman in the Mirror

Woman in the Mirror “Who do you believe you are?” She was asked this question recently and the answers varied from last week. “I’m a mother, grandmother who is alone, sad, tired, fat, homeless and disillusioned.” “Why do you believe that?” “Why? Because that is what I think others see. Therefore, I believe that is whoContinue reading “Woman in the Mirror”

Emergency Text Alert!

Suddenly Emergency Text Alert!! As I’m literally writing this blog, I get a text on my phone, “Did you say you are flying to Florida in two days? Have you seen the weather channel?  Will Tropical Storm Alberto affect your travel?  So I did what most of us do, I googled the weather channel andContinue reading “Emergency Text Alert!”

Suicide in Alaska

About Alaska’s Suicide Rate: “There are lots of theories. Maybe it’s the long dark winters or the isolation of the largest state in the U.S. While these factors may contribute to the problem studies suggest the roots may go deeper. According to Patrick Sidmore, health planner and research analyst at Alaska Mental Health Board, historicalContinue reading “Suicide in Alaska”

Insecurity “I”s that will incinerate you!

No temptation[a] has overtaken you except what is common to mankind. And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted[b] beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted,[c] he will also provide a way out so that you can endure it. Therefore, my dear friends, flee from idolatry. I Corinthians 10:13-14Continue reading “Insecurity “I”s that will incinerate you!”

“I”s that will Incinerate You – Immobility

Immobility  – Fear will immobilize you as was in the case of Pastor Bobette Stubblefield, Soon after our marriage began, my husband began to isolate me by forbidding me to spend time at church and with my family and friends. Isolation then begins to break down a person’s worth; and little by little steals theirContinue reading ““I”s that will Incinerate You – Immobility”

Like a Signal in the Sky….The Power of the Cross Never Dies!

I’m looking back a few years ago, when I took this picture.  I had spent a year in Ohio working at a large ministry and the experience and friendships that I made while I was there are not measurable.  There was probably not anything in Ohio that I didn’t love!  I thought I was goingContinue reading “Like a Signal in the Sky….The Power of the Cross Never Dies!”

Migration is within us – will we choose life or death?

I don’t know about you but whenever I get stressed and don’t know what to do… I feel a migration movement coming on.  What I mean is I want to get up from where I am at and move to another place.  You’ve heard the grass is greener on the other side?  I’ve often wonderedContinue reading “Migration is within us – will we choose life or death?”

Partner with Me on my Trip to Africa!

Dear Friends and Family, July is finally here and  I’m excited to be heading to Challenge Farm in Kitale, Kenya Africa! Challenge Farm is part of Globe Hope, the humanitarian arm of Globe International, Inc. where I work. When I got saved at the age of 12, I felt God calling me to Africa. IContinue reading “Partner with Me on my Trip to Africa!”

“Cinderella Released, Take My Hand!”

This morning during prayer I began to be anxious, and feeling like I wasn’t doing “enough” to get things moving the direction the Lord would have me to go.  He told me to, “stay seated.” When the time was right He said, “I will come and take you by the hand.” He then reminded meContinue reading ““Cinderella Released, Take My Hand!””

The Devil in Your Dreams

Excerpt from Cinderella Released…from ashes to beauty I dreamed I was taken hostage by a gang along with my two young sons ages 8 and 10.  This was only a week after my youngest had told me coming home from church that he could “feel” the anointing of God on him when we would singContinue reading “The Devil in Your Dreams”

Twins! The Struggle Between the Flesh and Spirit

“The Lord said to her, Two nations are in your womb, and two peoples from within you will be separated; one people will be stronger than the other, and the older will serve the younger.” John Morgon, Pastor of Family Christian Center in Chicago spoke today at Faith Life Church about twins.  An eye opening messageContinue reading “Twins! The Struggle Between the Flesh and Spirit”

One Shoe in Czechoslavkia

The Nazi soldiers who had invaded her country were destroying the beautiful city she had grown up in. She and Jakob’s beautiful life had been ruined forcing them out of Prague. Christians and Jews everywhere were being persecuted and it didn’t take much to get arrested. She shivered when she looked down at the packageContinue reading “One Shoe in Czechoslavkia”

Register now for CinderellaReleased…from ashes to beauty Recovery Class

Joy Recovery” Groups The holidays will be here soon…take time for yourself! Wednesday, September 19th 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. -Villas Drive Location (Bring Sack Lunch)  Wednesday, September, 19th, 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.   Villas Drive Location (Dinner Plans TBA) You were created to live a joyful life. We will begin a six week Bible based recovery program.  IContinue reading “Register now for CinderellaReleased…from ashes to beauty Recovery Class”