Living in the Helplessness: 5 Sanity Giving Truths Amid Pandemic Living

Being a teacher I believe I can confidently say that this year is testing everyone's patience. We have had to forgo family time as we desire. Those who have lost loved ones - joining in their grief must be done safely from afar (this by far is the hardest to wish to hug & visit … Continue reading Living in the Helplessness: 5 Sanity Giving Truths Amid Pandemic Living

Bring Him Your Troubles : Yahweh is Our Help

I know God “created the universe and accomplished our eternal salvation. But [I sometimes struggle to] believe that he condescends to watch [my] soap opera of daily trials and tribulations.” And so I buy my own solutions or remedies for those things. My own remedies are much like those pagan gods, no help.

Avocado & Banana Smoothie

A quick favorite of mine before this 21 Day Detox has been the Avocado Banana Smoothie. Recipe: 1 Banana 1/2 an Avocado 1 Cup of Spinach Fresh Ginger (we like a lot - my husband asks for extra!) 1 tsp Cinnamon ** Once I added blueberries for a delicious addition. Another time I added a … Continue reading Avocado & Banana Smoothie

Easy Pressure/Slow Cooker Vegetable Soup Recipe

I recently began a 21 detox (no meats, grains, refined carbs or processed food. Just fruits, veggies, nuts, and legumes!) and have had to pull out some classics & revamp them. One of my favorites so far is a twist on my vegetable soup. I have a Cosori Pressure Cooker (like Instant Pot) which makes … Continue reading Easy Pressure/Slow Cooker Vegetable Soup Recipe

The Gospel & Justice

Hello friends ! I do want to make this as concise as I can - I have been thinking a lot about the racial unrest in our country (and especially how this unrest reveals a lot of ugly truth about the church at large - its complicity in segregation & racism...). I've been coming to … Continue reading The Gospel & Justice

Mask Off : 5 Lessons in the Age of a Global Health Pandemic

...There is a heart shaped protein that is responsible for COVID-19 being able to form the pieces of machinery it needs to wreck havoc within the body. Within our personal lives & church communities we need to pray the Lord prunes us (John 15) - to remove what does not glorify Him from our hearts and disciplines us into fruitful activity!