Sermon Preparation with a Baby

All working mothers know that you have to find new ways of doing things once you have a baby. Mommy Ministers are no different. This week I’ve been in a tug-and-war with K as I’ve been preparing my sermon for Sunday. Whenever I open my laptop and start to work, K throws himself into my lap and demands my undivided attention or he just slams my laptop shut as an overt sign that it’s time for mommy … [Read more...]

My Mother’s Day Sermon (Video)

We hope you had a wonderful Mother's Day! I was blessed by God and Pastor Daryl L. Williams to be able to share with the congregations of Christ United Methodist Church and Nottingham Myers UMC on Sunday. I'm so grateful to God to be able to preach His word. Please check it out and I hope it blesses you! … [Read more...]

Grandma’s Purse

Psalm 71:9 (NRSV) “Do not cast me off in the time of old age; do not forsake me when my strength is spent.” Proverbs 16:31 (NRSV), “Gray hair is a crown of glory; it is gained in a righteous life.” We live in a society that doesn’t place a high value on our elders. In generations past, people revered the elderly and looked to them for wisdom and guidance. Among the Hebrews, old age was a … [Read more...]