See me!

I know what you see when you look at me. I know the thoughts that flit through your mind as you watch me go through my day to day.

Sticks and Stones

‘Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me’ Many of us may remember this adage from childhood. It most likely was our first response to bullies or harsh words. Sticks and stones may, in fact, break our bones, but the damage of harsh words can break our hearts and spirits….

Guilty as charged

I plead guilty your Honor, guilty as charged. I stood there guilty, head hung in shame; the weight of my indiscretions anchored my eyes to the floor. The guilt of my deeds caused my chest to tighten; it’s hard to breathe. Unable to raise my head for fear of the disgust I might find in…

The weight of waiting

Have you ever prayed for something? I mean really prayed while you were waiting for an answer? You read all the scriptures pertaining to that ‘thing’ you were believing God for, maybe even fasted but you find yourself still waiting. You even made sure to tick all the prerequisites for effective prayer, you asked in faith,…

My heart condition

Create in me a clean heart, Oh God, and renew a right spirit within me. I have a heart condition; now and then my heart attacks me. My heart wants one thing, but my brain and good sense want something totally different. I’m convinced that I have two brains, that’s the only explanation why my…