Losing our parents can be a traumatic experience. For this reason, I am keeping my cousins Mario, Lisa, Daryl, and Rico in my prayers and my thoughts at such a time as this – the death of their mother.
The lotus flower, which is known for its phenomenal beauty, ironically, needs the thick mud and murk at the bottom of a lotus pond before it can rise unsoiled – cleaned by the dirty water in which it lives – start to open its petals (one-by-one), and bloom in the sun.
Sorrow is often a tuneless, lyricless, and soundless song that countless souls sing. The versions and titles of this kind of song are limitless.
One of this world’s many evils is racism, and the things that racists treasure most not only are why life is being choked out of Yeshua’s Gospel but also are why life is being choked out of America’s African-American citizens.
Lying about the curse of Ham – saying Ham’s descendants are blacks and blacks were created to be slaves because they were/are the inferior “race” – is:
Perceptual diarrhea –
Of slavery justification.
As saved and Holy Spirit-filled Yeshua followers, our vision has the potential of functioning with normal sharpness (perfect discernment, righteous judgment, and godly spirituality). Starting this month, let us repeatedly make a conscious effort to not let only our hindsight be twenty-twenty. Let us strive to make sure that our foresight (prudence, wisdom, insight) also has normal sharpness.
Many Christians annually celebrate man-made holidays that are rooted in paganism and based on lies and myths. By doing so, these Christians demonstrate just how unfaithful they are to Yeshua and to YeHoVaH.
Every poem in my soon-to-be-published Moody Woman anthology reflects the particular mood I was in when I composed each one. In this collection of poetry, I poetically describe my romantic, melancholy, humorous, mysterious, spiritual, peaceful, cheerful, and chaotic moods as though they are natural. In other words, my poetry is being used to express my “inside weather” – my mood swings. Therefore, every poem in this collection most definitely is my way of rejecting the widely accepted notion that moodiness is an unhealthy pathological condition.
So keep your thoughts continually fixed on all that is authentic and real, honorable and admirable, beautiful and respectful, pure …
Christ loves me, and I love Him. That is why, for me, staying strong and loyal to my Lord is my only option. No matter whatever weaknesses I may have or whatever troubles, persecutions, mistreatments, or sorrows that may come my way, I can rest assured that Christ, my spiritual Husband, won’t ever betray me or forsake me.