By Gerard McClure Jr. 1 John 4:18-19 says “There is no fear in love. But perfect love drives out fear, because fear has to do with punishment. The one who fears is not made in perfect love. We love because he first loved us. In the spirit of Valentine’s Day coming up, I think about … Continue reading Mind of a Man Mondays: Bey, Red Lobster and Choosin’
I cannot do this anymore. I cannot even tell you how many times I have said that sentence in the past week. Probably more times than my fingers can count. I have cried myself to sleep multiple times, and have asked God, “Why me?” more times than I want to admit. I trust God, I … Continue reading Tell it Tuesday w/ B. Parker|Does This Make Me A Bad Christian?
There’s been something on my heart that I’ve been praying and praying about for months now. Typically I am a very impatient person. But I’ve learned this past year that being impatient isn’t going to help me any. I’ve seen what me wanting something now does, instead of me waiting on God’s time. I was … Continue reading Tell it Tuesday w/ B. Parker|God I Trust You But….
"Now listen, I've been single for a while now, and I've been kind of lonely. I'm looking for someone to talk to, love me, someone who can hold me, is that you?" As Ciara sang in the intro of her song “Promise,” she captures what some of us single ladies feel when we get back … Continue reading Blissful Mondays w/Tatianah Green| Dating For A Godly Purpose and Not For Convenience
Everyone is so focused on dating. Everyone wants a title, and to have someone they can call theirs. It’s starting to feel like a competition. Everyone wants to out do the next, and it’s just not something I’m interested in being a part of. I’ve never cared much about dating. I’ve always believed that when … Continue reading Tell it Tuesday w/ B. Parker | Why Does It Seem Like a Sin That I’m Single?
Sometimes things happen in life that we wish would go in a different direction, but it’s out of our control. I’ve struggled the last few months with control. I want to be in control of my own life. I want to be able to say who stays in it, and who leaves. I want to … Continue reading Tell it Tuesday w/B.Parker|Jesus, Take the Wheel
THE LESSON After having several discussions with my husband, I decided to end my marriage. He was not happy about it. I didn’t want to be one of those people who remained married for the sake of the children. Even before the affair, I was just not happy. I was not going to fake … Continue reading The life of Nise Daniels|The Wife. The Girlfriend.The Mother. THE FINALE
The light creeping thru the window woke me the next morning. The kids came in and told me bye as they were leaving to catch the bus, but I apparently had dozed back off. I picked up my phone to call my supervisor and let her know that I wouldn’t be in today. I let … Continue reading The life of Nise Daniels|The Wife. The Girlfriend.The Mother Pt.5