You are the lamp and your foundation is the lamp post. What do you believe in? What is it that only you can contribute to this world? But why should you ask yourself these questions you might ask, because you are not like anyone else. From the intricate traits that make up your personality down to the finger prints that identify you, everything about you is unique… but it comes with a burden. Read More
Purity is a topic that I hardly ever talk about. I always think to myself, ” isn’t purity related to perfection? If it is, then doesn’t that mean that there is no one of us that is really pure? If this is true, then why do we even need to talk about it anymore? But why am I even talking about this now? Why is purity all of a sudden relevant?” Read More
Have you ever reached a point where you felt like COMPLETELY giving up? Have you ever worked so hard on a paper only for it to get deleted somehow and I mean THE WHOLE ENTIRE THING? Have you ever wanted to just throw in the towel because it seemed like the whole entire universe was against you? Well did you forget that there’s a God that is still on the throne? Did you also forget that there’s a being out there whose purpose is to kill, steal and destroy? You cannot let the devil win. You cannot give in because in reality, it’s when you feel like giving up that your breakthrough is already on its way. Read More
As humans we go through a series of emotions DAILY, some are more fruitful than others. But the most unfruitful emotion I know of besides fear, is anger. Trust me, I am an advocate for encouraging people to embrace what they are feeling in order to better understand it. However, I believe allowing the spirit of anger to resignate in your heart can only do more harm than good. In fact, being too filled with anger can actually be deadly.
” If we obey what God has told us to do, then we are sure that we know him. If we say we know God but do not obey his commands, we are lying. The truth is not in us. But when we obey God’s teaching, his love is truly working in us. This is how we know that we are living in him. If we say we live in God, we must live the way Jesus lived. “
1 Jn. 2:3-6 ERV
Well, it really doesn’t get any more straight forward than that. Like usual, I am constantly reminded that the Bible was not created for the purpose of playing games with anyone of us, and here’s why.
Yet another week is coming to an end and nothing has changed right? Another day of wondrous desires for a better tomorrow will come and go without a paradigm shift in sight. What will we do then?
Be wise in the way you act toward outsiders; make the most of every opportunity. Let your conversation be always full of grace, seasoned with salt, so that you may know how to answer everyone.
Colossians 4:5-6 NIV
In this day and age where everyone has a billion things on their mind, it’s hard to really slow down in order to give someone a second of your time, let alone someone you don’t know. But as I read this scripture something about it just resonated on my heart.
There have been so many incidents where my alma mater has tried to hold me back, but this one is the one that helped pave the way for other situations in which I would need divine intervention. Read More
“And the words of the LORD are flawless, like silver purified in a crucible, like gold refined seven times”
Before you can truly understand why I highlighted this scripture and the power behind the words, we must first breakdown the similes and adjectives that are being used to describe the Word of God. Read More