Showing Up

The act of showing up can be found at the core of the strongest realtionships that one might have in their life. Although at first some might find it hard to even explain, once some deep thinking occurs most people can readily identify the people in their life who have shown up for them and in doing so…

Making up my mind

Today, I am choosing to make up my mind to completely and fully trust God. Fine time to finally do so, but better late than never. In fact, given all that I have dealt with lately, this is a greater time than ever for me to make up my mind about numerous of things. Right…

Good soil for planting

In the world of planting, good soil takes extensive preparation. From the adding of healthy matter to the continuous working and removal of debri; the work must be put forth to gain good fertile soil. Good fertile soil being capable of producing an abundance of crops. I'd like to think that this same concept can…

God is greater

This week's gem of wisdom is very short and simple. God is greater than any and every thing that you could ever come up against in your life. He is greater than any storm that you think is going to overtake you. He is stronger than any sin that you think is too tempting to…

Out with the old, in with the new

God has been speaking to me so very loudly to let the old pass away. I'm talking confirmation after confirmation in various conversations with various people. It's been on my heart alot lately which is why I am sharing this very short and sweet gem of wisdom: Let the old pass away and embrace what's…

Stillness

Being still is hard. Harder than I could have ever imagined and harder than anybody has ever made it seem. I say this because I am currently in a season where it is PLAIN and CLEAR that God wants me to practice stillness and I'd be lying if I said it was the least bit…

Discerning distractions is key

In light of me walking into this new year and season focused, it has been my daily prayer to grow in better discerning distractions. I can look back and see that most of the negative things that have happened to me lately were literally meant to distract me and cause me to lose focus. When…