How’s Your Spiritual Diet?

“Above all else, guard your heart, for everything you do flows from it”—Proverbs 4:23 (NIV). Diet affects our bodies for better or worse. It's the same in the spirit. When I was in college, I could eat anything. It didn’t matter if it was fast food or healthy food. I could go to late night on campus and indulge in whatever I wanted. It was awesome. However, I am now at the age where I … [Read more...]

Parents, Your Words Matter

We can build up our children or tear them down with our words. This blog post comes with a confession. I like trash TV. I watch reality TV religiously. One show my husband introduced me to (I blame him 😊) is “Black Ink Crew.” I watch the New York version and the Chicago show. The show follows the lives of tattoo artists. I’ve followed the show for a few years now and have grown familiar … [Read more...]

Ash Wednesday: Why it Matters

Ashes administered by Bishop LaTrelle Miller Easterling. She is AMAZING. Followers of Jesus Christ all over the world are recognizing Ash Wednesday today. Ash Wednesday is the beginning of the season of Lent. Lent is the 46 days (40 days of fasting and 6 Sundays) that lead to the death and resurrection of Jesus. It’s a time of reflection and repentance. On Ash Wednesday, ashes are administered … [Read more...]