The God Who Answers By Fire

About a month ago, the worship teams of both my churches learned a song by Eddie James to sing at a conference. The title of the song is “I’m Sending the Fire”. It’s based on the scripture in 1 Kings 18 where Elijah got fed up with all the idol worship. He said, “Then callContinue reading “The God Who Answers By Fire”

I don’t know your name, but I know you play the drums.

I got to the airport and got picked to go through precheck! #Favor! I def needed that favor because I arrived to the airport way later than k should have. So I was rushing to my gate, quickly walking down the moving walk and I realized I left my neck pillow at security! MAJOR bummer.Continue reading “I don’t know your name, but I know you play the drums.”

In Case You Didn’t Know…

**Snagged from my 2010 tumblr blog. So excuse the stuff that’s reflective of the time it was originally posted** I heard a song once that says, “Did you realize that you’re alive at the greatest time in history?” If you’re like me when you first read that statement you may be like, “How could youContinue reading “In Case You Didn’t Know…”

God’s Gene Redeems

Every time my knee hurts, I think about my mom and everyone else in my family with arthritis and any other health issue that is genetic. Instead of accepting that as my destiny as well, I remind myself that I have a new DNA. Arthritis runs in my blood, but there are no diseases inContinue reading “God’s Gene Redeems”

Be A Man

Something that truly irritates me is when I hear people talking to little boys telling them to “be a man” or “man up” or something of the sort. He’s not a man. He’s a child. I totally disagree with the belief that men are naturally insensitive unfeeling people. They just get taught early on in lifeContinue reading “Be A Man”

Kanye, It’s Not Just George Bush

“In 2011, more than half of the children entering foster care in the U.S. were children of color. Black or African American children are disproportionately more likely than other children to be reported, investigated, substantiated, and placed in foster care. Twenty-seven percent of the children in foster care are African American, double the percent ofContinue reading “Kanye, It’s Not Just George Bush”

What do Malcolm X, John Lewis and The Maze Runner have in common?

What do Malcolm X, Congressman John Lewis and the new movie The Maze Runner have in common? Well, the first two seem obvious. They are both well known leaders of the Civil Rights Era. How do they connect to that movie though? Take a moment to think about it… 3 2 1 OhCAE. You give up?Continue reading “What do Malcolm X, John Lewis and The Maze Runner have in common?”