Your God-given Spiritual Gift

Beloved, You are of great value to the Kingdom of God. Perhaps you already know this or maybe you haven’t heard it in a while. Either way, as a Daughter of the Most High God, you’ll likely find yourself serving others and using your spiritual gifts in some capacity. And guess what? We ALL have …

Meditate On This!

Beloved, A few years ago, I attended a women’s Sunday school class where my instructor suggested that we pick a scripture and meditate on it throughout the week. Man, what a powerful exercise! All throughout the week, I would say quietly to myself the particular verse I had chosen. To meditate means to think deeply …

An Interview With La’Ticia Nicole, Author

La’Ticia Nicole often says, “I am just a girl from Detroit who had dreams of success.” 

An Interview With Lisa W. Beckwith, Author

I had a delightful chat recently with Lisa W. Beckwith, author of Food for L.I.F.E.: Lasting Impressions Forever Enjoyed. In this inspiring read, Lisa shares how God’s principles can guide you to have a life that reflects lasting impressions. And that’s something that I know we all want — to make a good lasting impression! The …

Gratitude Is Everything

Hey Sis,  How are things going?  I know this time of year can be very stressful.  There’s so much to do but seemingly very little time to get it all done.   Your list may include Christmas shopping, party planning or even baking delicious holiday treats (which you know I don’t do especially if you watched …

Give Your Worries to God

Hey Sis, Something just welled up in me this evening to share a word of encouragement.  Today’s news headlines were full of troubling developments — layoffs looming in the automotive industry; another family mourning the loss of their son; a mother still searching for her missing daughter.  The list goes on and on…. These are …

Gratitude, Always in Style

Sis, pray for me please…. I volunteered to bake a caramel cake for Thanksgiving dinner.  Since I’m not a baker, I really, really don’t know what I was thinking.   My cousin shared a recipe on Facebook and I thought, ‘Hey, that looks easy, I can do that!”  But now reality has set in and I’m …

Credit Card Debt is From the Devil – Part II

As promised, here’s Part II of my earlier post on credit card debt.  I originally posted this on another blog back in April.  I hope you find the information helpful. Questions?  Send me a note. I read and respond to all inquiries! ————– Is it just me or do you too feel like this year …

A Good Read: In Pursuit of Purpose

I read for at least the second time this summer In Pursuit of Purpose by the late Dr. Myles Munroe.  I have a habit of revisiting and holding on to books that have helped me tremendously at different stages of my life.  I’ve read several books by Dr. Munroe and this one is a favorite.  I came across it when …

Credit Card Debt is From the Devil – Part I

As you’re working to move forward and rebuild parts of your life, we cant’ overlook something we all need and use – money!  This is a touchy subject for a lot of reasons.  For one, history and emotions are tied to our money. It’s likely that your relationship with money was influenced by your parents …