A Poem Written By My Grandmother Delores Banks In 1971 It amazes me how prevalent her words were and are till this day Oh, say, can you see The bitterness you put in me From the unemployment to the welfare line Where so humbly we stand through this bitter land Your broad stripes and stars stripped me of my beauty By looking down on … Continue reading America… What Have You Done To Me?
Thank you, Lord, for loving me. Thank you for keeping me. Even when I thought times were rough you showed me your grace and mercy. God, you turned my situations around! Thank you for protecting me Lord, especially from things that were meant to hurt me. With your love, I am saved, Lord. Continue reading I want to start off by thanking God
We must remember that God has put us certain situations for us to grow and trust in him. Even when everything is not going the way we planned we must continue to hope for the best. Don’t get stuck focusing on the downfalls or the negativity. God has put you right where you need to be. God, I trust in you. I know you are … Continue reading God Knows What He Is Doing. . .
God show me how to live in the moment. Show me how to appreciate the life you have given me. Help me to not worry or stress but completely lean on you and know that everything will be ok. I know at times I’m wrapped up in my own thoughts but I ask that you lead and guide my thoughts. I ask that you show … Continue reading Living In The Moment. . .🌻
Do you ever feel like life tends to move at a fast rate and you can’t quite grasp it. At times do you feel the need to reflect on past experiences but you just can’t find the time to do so? Yea I too struggle with those same feelings, but recently I found an exercise that helps me reflect on my past experiences and gain extremely … Continue reading Releasing Your Thoughts. . .
Matthew 11:28-30 “Come to me all of you who are tired from the heavy burden you have been forced to carry. I will give you rest. Accept my teaching. Learn from me. I am gentle and humble in spirit. And you will be able to get some rest. Yes, the teaching that I ask you to accept is easy. The load I give you to … Continue reading Prayer Of Peace 🌺
Life is full of ups and downs. You never know how everything is going to work out, but if you trust in God he will allow you to do things you’ve never imagined. . . While completing my Junior year at Clark Atlanta University I endured many new challenges that molded me into a woman of strength, dedication, and perseverance. The past summer I made … Continue reading Learning To Let Go. . .
1 Corinthians 13:4-7 NLT Love is patient and kind. Love is not jealous or boastful or proud or rude. It does not demand its own way. It is not irritable, and it keeps no record of being wronged. It does not rejoice about injustice but rejoices whenever the truth wins out. Love never gives up, never loses faith, is always hopeful, and endures through every … Continue reading Happy Valentines Day
Change is the only thing that is constant. You must experience change and discomfort to receive new blessings in your life. Where you are right now is not where you will be forever. Right now you may be going through a tough time or a difficult situation but you must believe it is only temporary. God wants to provide you with increase and bless you in … Continue reading Tips On Getting Out Of Your Comfort Zone
The Beauty Challenge requires you to post a picture of someone who you believe is truly beautiful. This person can be a spouse, friend, relative, or even someone you may not know but you look up to. Whoever it may be take a few minutes of your time to acknowledge them. We must remember that beauty does not have to be external. Beauty can be … Continue reading The Beauty Challenge