Wordless Wednesday: Edge of the Woods

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  There is a large woodland area near where I live and I like to walk my dog pass there on our daily stroll. I rarely venture in to the woods because… well, I’m just not that adventurous. We must have passed this branch hundreds of times but for some reason it seemed to demand I take a picture so I zoomed in snapped it. … Continue reading

Charles Madison Nabrit Memorial Garden: A River In An Urban Food Desert

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  Remember not the former things, nor consider the things of old. Behold, I am doing a new thing; now it springs forth, do you not perceive it? I will make a way in the wilderness and rivers in the desert.”—Isaiah 43: 18-19. The US Department of Agriculture defines food deserts as “urban neighborhoods and rural towns without ready access to fresh, healthy, and affordable … Continue reading

Bible Verses To Fight Depression

Bible Verses To Fight Depression

  I had an on again – off again relationship with hopelessness for most of my life. It has taken me a long time to figure out why these episodes kept coming upon me. But, more importantly, I wanted to know how to stop them before they had a chance to drag me down into the pit. This description of depression was instrumental in helping … Continue reading

“Sin” – Original Poetry by Laura Poindexter

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  I read this poem on Laura Poindexter’s Facebook page: Laura Writes 4 The Soul. I enjoyed it so much, I had to read it twice! And I felt like I just had to share it with my wonderful readers. Laura was kind enough to give me permission to post it here. I’m sure you’ll like it as much as I do. Sin by Laura Poindexter … Continue reading

Work For Food That Lasts

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  Do not work for food that spoils; instead, work for the food that lasts for eternal life. This is the food which the Son of Man will give you, because God, the Father, has put his mark of approval on him.” John 6:67 (GNB)   Have you ever been driven to the Word because you felt you were missing something or you needed clarity? … Continue reading

Christ Got You In – He Will Get You Through

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Since you have accepted Christ Jesus as Lord, live in union with him. Keep your roots deep in him, build your lives on him, and become stronger in your faith, as you were taught. And be filled with thanksgiving. Colossians 2:6 -7 I love this verse of Scripture and I thank God for placing it in front of me today via a wonderful daily devotional … Continue reading

Taylor’s Tip: Breathe With Purpose

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  BREATHE The Spirit of God has made me, And the breath of the Almighty gives me life.  Job 33:4 The quickest way to de-stress, and relax your mind and your body is to do what I call, “breathe with purpose.” As you inhale, consider this: You’re alive today because God breathed life into your body with His own breath. The breath of life is … Continue reading