And a Little Child Shall Lead Them: Getting Children Involved in Outreach Ministry

My children and I recording our Bible lesson. Early in the Covid-19 pandemic and quarantine, I felt led to spend time in worship because stress and anxiety became too much. I went downstairs into my living room, turned on my television to YouTube, and played my favorite worship and praise songs. A few minutes into my worship session, my children migrated downstairs and sat with me. Eventually, … [Read more...]

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...]

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...]