Who is the Lord?

Who is the Lord? Why should I obey him? At some point in our lives, we all ask these questions. How we arrive at the answer is different for each of us. Some of us heard about God in church as children and believe. Some heard about God in Sunday School, or through friends and … More Who is the Lord?

Limiting Mindset

Lately, I have been bombarded by fears and self-doubt about my writing. For example, when I have an idea, I am immediately flooded with negative thoughts. “Your idea is not good and even if it is good, it will be difficult to accomplish. So give up!” I wrestle with these fears on a regular basis. … More Limiting Mindset

The Road to Beautiful: Embracing God’s Purpose for Your Life in Difficult Situations

Imagine you are on a road trip. Suddenly you look in the rear view mirror and see blue lights flashing. What comes to your mind? This summer, some friends and I traveled to Dunn’s River falls in Jamaica. We were enjoying our ride and having a good conversation until we were surprised by policeman who … More The Road to Beautiful: Embracing God’s Purpose for Your Life in Difficult Situations

Jamaica 2016: Answered Prayers in an Unexpected Way

If you told me in January that I would go to Jamaica this year, my response would be, not in my plans. You see, I was trying to survive daily. Just when I thought I could not handle one more trial, the bottom fell out. In June, my family faced more challenges, one after another. … More Jamaica 2016: Answered Prayers in an Unexpected Way

Inner Circle

On April 28, 2007, I had a dream. In the dream, my car was stolen and I was looking for it.  I told two of my friends about my missing car and they joined me in looking for it. As we walked around, we came to a big river. It looked impossible to cross but … More Inner Circle

Longings

Have you ever had an ache in your heart? The type of ache that leaves you feeling empty, in pain and discontent. I have. Usually, these aches are brought on by unfulfilled longings. An unfulfilled longing is like a hole in the spirit crying to be filled. It is consuming and cannot be reasoned with … More Longings