A Time of Preparation!

Matthew 16:21- From that time Jesus began to show to His disciples that He must go to Jerusalem, and suffer many things from the elders and chief priests and scribes, and be killed, and be raised the third day. NKJV Have you ever been to a gathering where you were asked, “If you found outContinue reading “A Time of Preparation!”

Lift Every Voice and Sing!

Psalm 27:6- And now my head shall be lifted up above my enemies all around me;therefore I will offer sacrifices of joy in His tabernacle; I will sing, yes, I will sing praises to the Lord. NKJV February has come to an end, and with it, so are my posts on Black History. Although, I believe that the historicalContinue reading “Lift Every Voice and Sing!”

Plucked From the Fire!

Jeremiah 20:9- Then I said, “I will not make mention of Him, nor speak anymore in His name.” But His word was in my heart like a burning fire shut up in my bones; I was weary of holding it back, and I could not. NKJV Jeremiah is one of my favorite prophets in the Old Testament. He seems so real,Continue reading “Plucked From the Fire!”

For His Glory!

1 Corinthians 10:31- Therefore, whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do all to the glory of God. NKJV During Black History month, we all tend to think of the icons of history, Harriet Tubman, Frederick Douglass, George W. Carver, Dr. King, and Rosa Parks. And I am no different, as I haveContinue reading “For His Glory!”

When you Walk Through the Fire!

Isaiah 43:2 – When you pass through the waters, I will be with you; and through the rivers, they shall not overflow you. When you walk through the fire, you shall not be burned, nor shall the flame scorch you. NKJV I’m sure that you have realized by now that I am honoring individuals who make me proud. SuchContinue reading “When you Walk Through the Fire!”

Why Should I Wait on God?

2 Kings 7:2 – The officer on whose arm the king was leaning said to the man of God, “Look, even if the Lord should open the floodgates of the heavens, could this happen?” “You will see it with your own eyes,” answered Elisha, “but you will not eat any of it!” NIV Have you ever been in a situationContinue reading “Why Should I Wait on God?”

In This Thing!

Psalm 27:3 -Though an army may encamp against me, my heart shall not fear; though war may rise against me, in this I will be confident. NKJV Have you ever stopped to think about the thing that you really believe about God? David sure did! David decided early on that he would not walk in fear becauseContinue reading “In This Thing!”

Prayer and Forgiveness!

Mark 11:25-26- “And whenever you stand praying, if you have anything against anyone, forgive him, that your Father in heaven may also forgive you your trespasses. But if you do not forgive, neither will your Father in heaven forgive your trespasses.” NKJV Jesus just finished explaining how God operates faith! He says what He believes, and He getsContinue reading “Prayer and Forgiveness!”

The Faith of God!

Mark 11:22-23- So Jesus answered and said to them, “Have faith in God. For assuredly, I say to you, whoever says to this mountain, ‘Be removed and be cast into the sea,’ and does not doubt in his heart, but believes that those things he says will be done, he will have whatever he says. .” NKJV In today’sContinue reading “The Faith of God!”

The Withered Fig Tree

Mark 11:20-21- Now in the morning, as they passed by, they saw the fig tree dried up from the roots. And Peter, remembering, said to Him, “Rabbi, look! The fig tree which You cursed has withered away.” NKJV Jesus cursed a fig tree and it dried up! Overnight! Jesus and His disciples were walking along whenContinue reading “The Withered Fig Tree”