I’ve Got Life to Celebrate (and so do you)

“When I reflect back on my life, there were times in my past where I could have been dead, in jail, or just in a rut that didn’t offer a shovel to dig out of. I’ve faced chronic sickness and been healed. I’ve taken a last breath before, had breath breathed back into my body and been given another chance to live. I’ve made choices that could have altered every bit of my life and re-directed me to the pits of hell. The damage from all of it sometimes resonating beyond the moment that it impacted. The beauty in it all is that there have always been many more blessings than sickness or death or poor decisions. There was always a new day for me to begin again; to make a promise to myself and my future. With each lesson, I learned to live again and move forward more grateful and aware of what having life really means.”

We Are Petitioned…

We are petitioned to look after our fellow brothers and sisters. So often as individuals we are praying and seeking out blessings for our own lives. And while those blessings may clearly be the things you are expecting and need to move forward in your life, the bigger piece of the pie is what youContinue reading “We Are Petitioned…”

The Unexpected Angel

Life can be so miraculous. Have you ever decided to be apart of something with the sole purpose to gain one thing, but you end up gaining so much more? Well, that’s what my experience at “The Source for Single Moms” at Bellevue Baptist Church was this past weekend. The event is three hours ofContinue reading “The Unexpected Angel”

2014 Empty or Full?

2013 has been very eye-opening for me. From a spiritual stand point I have grown in ways I never thought possible. I’ve overcome a lot and this year I was able to see how strong I really am when facing adversities without seeking out detrimental coping mechanisms. Part of that growth is my ability toContinue reading “2014 Empty or Full?”