I Choose to Press

My aunt said something to me today that was so profound. She said that when it comes to our jobs, we press through whatever issues we are dealing with in our personal lives so that we can earn money and keep our positions. She raised the question, “Why can’t we do that when it comes to the Kingdom?”For the past few months, I can honestly say that I’ve come up with all kinds of excuses as to why I … [Read more...]

Giving Good Face

There’s an expression that’s used in the modeling industry. It’s called “Giving good face.” Giving good face means that the model is really working the camera and turning out some great pictures. Well, I’d like to suggest that there’s a way you can “give good face” in the Kingdom as well. Giving good face in your walk with God means spending quality time or face-to-face time getting to know the … [Read more...]

A Great Children’s Book: City Angel

I love reading to my son. I especially love to read him books that point to the spiritual aspect of our existence. This week, I stumbled upon a great book for children called City Angel by Eileen Spinelli. It’s about an angel who watches over and interacts with the people in a city. One of the things that I love about this book is its illustrations. City Angel is black and wears an afro, which … [Read more...]