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...]

Dealing With Sensitive Situations In Life

Sometimes life is going to throw at you a sensitive situation or two, and it takes some serious patience and time to get through it. It's at times in life like this when you wonder when things will start to pick up again. It might be that one thing after the other seems to be going wrong, and there's just nothing you can do about it. The sensitive times we're thinking about are not the times where … [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...]