“I’m doing a great work; I can’t come down. Why should the work come to a standstill just so I can come down to see you?” Nehemiah 6:2-3 The Message Bible (MSG) I love Nehemiah’s dedication to the work! In the process of building the wall, Nehemiah was committed and recognized that he couldn’t come downContinue reading Nehemiah: I’m Doing a Great Work; I Can’t Come Down!
Today we celebrate the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King. It’s an American holiday that is designated each year around his birthday which is January 15th. There are many varied activities today from prayer breakfast(s) to community service events. As a prophetic minister, I wanted to take time to not only celebrateContinue reading Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
For God does not show favoritism. Romans 2:11 We live in a society that is quick to judge and condemn others. Yet, God shows no partiality (Rom. 2:11). Peter said in Acts 10:34-35: “I now realize how true it is that God does not show favoritism but accepts from every nation the one who fears himContinue reading God Shows No Partiality
“…clothe yourselves with the Lord Jesus Christ” Many times the Bible uses the term “clothe” as a metaphor to illustrate a spiritual concept. Webster’s defines clothe as to dress or to be endowed especially with power or a quality. In our natural state we would not go out of the the house without having onContinue reading Clothe Yourselves
Who is your neighbor? Is it the person who lives next door to you or perhaps the person down the street. Webster’s defines neighbor as “one living or located near another”. Mister Rogers opening song on Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood: It’s a beautiful day in the neighborhood A beautiful day for a neighbor Could you be mine?Continue reading Who Is My Neighbor Anyway?
Going Beyond Popular Culture It is easy to be tempted to conform to today’s pop culture with it’s a set of the practices, and beliefs that are dominant or ubiquitous with the pull of social media, the arts and entertainment industry, and news media. The latest pop culture news, music, movies, and celebrity stories haveContinue reading Obeying Christ In Contemporary American Culture Pt. 2
Why I call God Father excerpt taken from Daughter of the King: Possessing Your Spiritual Inheritance. In Scripture, there are many different names used to describe God. While all the names of God are important in many ways, the name “Abba Father” is one of the most significant names of God in understanding how He relatesContinue reading Why I Call God Father!
My spirit has been grieved as I witness the controversy and constant media attention given to the ongoing conflict between the President and the NFL, and some of the off the cuff comments by a pastor “these players ought to be thanking God that they live in a country where they’re not only free toContinue reading Is There Middle Ground?
Mother’s Day is the day we set aside to honor and respect all the women who brought us life: mothers, grandmothers, great grandmothers and women who treat us like their sons and daughters that we consider as a mother. We would not be here if it was not for our mother’s. We would not beContinue reading HONORING THE GIVERS OF LIFE