Godly Glimpses

My handsome son at his first basketball game of the season with Special Olympics. In my last post, I talked about how God uses everyday situations to teach us spiritual truths. Today, I am going to talk about godly glimpses and how God will give you a glimpse of what can be or what will be in the future. Abraham received a godly glimpse. God spoke to him and told him that God would make him … [Read more...]

The Parable of the Onion

The bad onion I bought. I’m a frank communicator. I don’t beat around the bush. I don’t tell a backstory. I get straight to the point. I used to preach this way too. I didn’t see the value in stories, illustrations and object lessons. It wasn’t until I worked for Rev. Delman Coates, Ph.D. at Mt. Ennon Baptist Church in Clinton, Maryland that I gained an appreciation for stories … [Read more...]

Spiritual Valentine’s Day Arts & Craft Activity for Children

Parents have to be intentional about teaching children about love, especially sibling love. My children are going through a sibling-rivalry phase. It is annoying me greatly because they are in constant competition with each other. They compete in grades, sports, the number of friends they have, and for my affection and attention. Both want to be the star of the house with no room for the other … [Read more...]