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At This Very Moment : My Current Thoughts

A very short post, indeed. But I beg the question: is releasing the dash board cam videos just the police’s way of shutting us up? I mean,  do they feel that they are giving us what we’ve asked for? When really, all every black person in America ever wanted was to be treated like the…… Continue reading At This Very Moment : My Current Thoughts

christian · faith · hopecity614

Go Hard or Go Home: What Reading the Bible in 90 Days Taught Me

We do not have a mediocre God. So why do we continue to give Him halfhearted devotion?💔 God clothed Himself in human flesh to die for you and me. So why do we barely honor our bodies? Jesus gave His entire life for creation. So why do we say we love God and trap music?…… Continue reading Go Hard or Go Home: What Reading the Bible in 90 Days Taught Me

christian · faith · hopecity614 · Pastor Brian

Go Hard or Go Home: There’s No In Between

I came across a picture on my Instagram page of the bible I primarily used. The picture was the day I bought it. March 13, 2016. 3 weeks after my car accident that left me hopping around, trying to help my mother who is so strong willed and wouldn’t let me help her do anything,…… Continue reading Go Hard or Go Home: There’s No In Between

christian · faith · Mi Reflections · Women

Epiphany: Realizing I’m Worth It

She grew up on the side of the road, where the church bells ring and strong love grows, she grew up good she grew up slow, like American Honey   I had the biggest revelation two days ago after days, weeks, even months of agonizing over so many things: my image, my mental health, a…… Continue reading Epiphany: Realizing I’m Worth It

christian · Women

Why Have We Changed the Narrative of the Book of Ruth? 

There are so many pages, ministries, YouTube channels, Instagram pages, etc. surrounding the topic of relationships. Many of them focus so much on the relationship itself and not the author of it. It can become concerning which one is more important: the cultivation of a relationship with another human or the cultivation of a relationship…… Continue reading Why Have We Changed the Narrative of the Book of Ruth? 

christian · Mi Reflections · opinion · Women

Our Deepest Fears…

“Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens us. We ask ourselves, Who am I to be brilliant, gorgeous, talented, fabulous? Actually, who are you not to be? You are a child of God.…… Continue reading Our Deepest Fears…

christian · Devotionals · faith · Women

Good Morning Girls Week 4 Luke recap

This post should have been up earlier, like Saturday. I apologize. But it’s here now. ☺️ We read chapters 16-20 in week 4 of the Luke study. So much practical and spiritual wisdom flowed through these chapters. Humility is key for living this life. If we begin to be puffed up with self esteem and…… Continue reading Good Morning Girls Week 4 Luke recap