Years ago, I became isolated in my thoughts. I had allowed negatives thoughts to develop in my life’s dark room (my mind) without my permission. The pictures I got were not exactly what I expected. Read More
For 38years, a certain man was stuck in the same routine, throwing pity parties and giving excuses of why he was in that situation. One nice, sunny day, this man met Jesus, who stopped his excuses by helping him decide. Read More
Sometimes, circumstances don’t go our way so, we try to fill them with things that excite us. When such situations occur, some people eat or drink excessively, while others sleep it off thinking things will get better in the morning.
One Sunday evening, on my way from church, I heard the blast of the police and fire truck sirens, right behind me. Suddenly, the car in front of me was on fire! I got a grip of myself and moved like a robot, without understanding how. I later learned the car was running on empty gas.
Sometimes, you feel like you are running on empty amid a fire, without anyone to rescue you. Life can be like a house on fire. People are all around, trying to rescue you but all their efforts seems to be so slow. Read More
I love the fragrance section of department stores. It always smells so good. I got a new perfume for Easter. I mistakenly dropped it and watched it smash into pieces.
It was broken.
Mama, you are so beautiful! I watched you do motherhood with grit and grace. You are a treasure!
Mama, where have you been?! I looked everywhere for you but was told you had to go on a long journey. I miss you so much, especially today, Mother’s Day.
Happy Mother’s Day! Read More
I had agreed to speak at a conference in Europe, when I asked the audience a simple question:“How much time do I have left?” Read More
I recently met a man in his mid-thirties who had lived a dysfunctional life that led him to prison. During his time in prison, he learned one very important thing:
The ability to “prayer-drive” his plans to schedule Read More
Tara had been praying for a godly partner, amongst other things, for about five years. However, there seemed to be no answer. She asked God this question,
“Why are my prayers not answered?”
She received the answer to her question, which I have expanded below:
I have always loved the idea of being able to talk to God. I had a zeal for God, but did not know Him intimately. Sometimes, I felt I was talking to a God that was not there. I felt I had to pester Him before He was persuaded to hear me. How wrong I was about the concept of prayer! Read More