"You are going to be a beautiful silver-haired old lady." I received this very strange compliment years ago. Actually, this was when I was a young teenager. I have no idea what provoked it. But it has stuck with me for all these years, and I will take it. Perhaps it will prove to be… Continue reading A Compliment About Silver Hair
There have been many prophetic words regarding 2019. Believers are geared up, awaiting miracles and blessings. They are ready for changes and for the prayers that they have fervently prayed and cried over to be answered. There is a buzz of anticipation in the air. (I know a grandmother who was greatly encouraged and delighted,… Continue reading The Beginning Is Not the Ending.
Lately I've been filled with gratitude. I've been pondering how I got to where I am today. I think about the people who contributed to raising me during childhood. They sacrificed so much for me, and still do. Many of them are still supporting me, praying for me, and cheering me on. Without them, I… Continue reading Because of Who They Were, I Am.
Today, February 1st, is National Freedom Day. This is the day that we celebrate President Abraham Lincoln signing a joint resolution of the U.S. House of Representatives and Senate, which would end slavery in the U.S. Yet slavery still remains all over the world, hidden and in places you wouldn't think. There are different types… Continue reading National Freedom Day.
Prayer, fasting, and almsgiving are three focuses of the season of Lent. Tithing and almsgiving are a focus of the Christian life in general. Are you wondering about some organizations that you could help to support this Lent and beyond? Here is a compilation of 7 organizations to start with. Praise God, there are many… Continue reading 7 Organizations to Support