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 …

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 …

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 …

Do Not Worry

I was driving down the freeway the other day when a flock of birds caught my attention. They were perched atop a power line that spanned several feet.  Immediately, I thought of the scripture found in Matthew 6:26. It reads,“Look at the birds of the air, for they neither sow nor reap nor gather into …

Get Promoted God’s Way

Have you ever felt like you were stuck and your career was going nowhere fast?  If this question resonates with you, then I’m certain the following article by Minister Benita Barrozo will bless you.  In it, she outlines what you need to do to experience promotion in the workplace. ——————————– Now is the Time for …

Moving Forward with a God Idea

So, I love this business success story told to me by one of my high school classmates, Rhonda Willingham.  I interviewed her a few months ago for the Flint Courier newspaper.  I’m reposting the article here as an encouraging word for anyone hoping to start a business.  If God allows you to see a need …

Dream, But Don’t Sleep!

The other day, I saw a phrase online that said, “Dream, but don’t sleep”.  Well, how profound is that, I thought. I don’t know where the phrase originated from, but it’s  definitely good advice. For me, it resonates deeper than any advice column on maneuvering the corporate world.  I’m thinking of spiritual matters.  “For the things which …