What I Really Want Most for Christmas

Christmas is my absolute favorite holiday. Any one of my friends can attest to that. I listen to Christmas music 24/7, no matter the time of year. I just love a good cup of strong, hot coffee and Bing Crosby playing in the background… or maybe even Christmas jazz or piano playing softly. I even…

Summer Travels Part Two – Mackinac Island, Michigan

Welcome to the second segment of my summer 2018 travels and how God has spoken to me in each place that I’ve visited! To read about God’s message to me at my first stop, the Great Smoky Mountains of Tennessee, click here. The second stop in my summer travels was Mackinac Island, Michigan… a truly…

To the Girl who feels Worthless…

To the girl who feels worthless, I hear you. I see you. I counsel you. I truly empathize with you because… At times… I am you. In the society in which we live, it’s hard to feel worthy, valuable, good enough, and loved—especially as women. One scroll through Facebook and Instagram and the single woman…

Enslaved to Shame

As I reflect upon my testimony and as I outline in my mind those series of messages to share in the future, one theme has been a constant at each step: shame. Before I was a believer in Christ…. shame. After I became a believer in Christ seven years ago… shame. Still to this day……