An open invitation :: Invite

Five Minute Friday link-up

This morning was like an open invitation. As soon as I opened the door and saw the fog drifting, I could no longer contain myself. I had to see and capture the beauty of it all up close! The fog was deep. This morning was young. So, out I went to the closest city park. […]

Five Minute Friday :: Story

The Gift of The One And Only Jesus

It’s been more than two years but not three. It’s been more than two years but not three, since I wrote about being evicted. It’s been more than two years, but not three, since I cut off all my hair. It’s been more than two years, but not three since my little family has been […]

Five Minute Friday Link-Up :: Depend

Help us, Lord our God, for we depend on You

The word depend is a verb. The word depend is the prompt for this week’s Five Minute Friday writing challenge. The word depend is the prompt for this week’s Five Minute Friday writing challenge. The word depend is the prompt for this week’s Five Minute Friday writing challenge. I usually start the FMF prompt by […]

Five Minute Friday Link-Up :: Work

What work feeds your spirit like meat feeds the body?

I wonder if we notice HIS work is likely not our work. I wonder if we notice the emphasis Jesus places on the words … HIS work. Or do we just read these words as if they have no emphasis? HIS work is likely not our work. HIS work is food to the spirit. HIS […]

The One And Only

Believe that He exists

The one thing we have or should have in common is faith, love and devotion to the cause and cross of Christ Jesus, which is the advancement of His Kingdom, here on earth. For He is the glue that binds all things together! Yes and Amen, it’s Praise Time In Tennessee, and it ain’t about […]

Day 5 of 31 Days to Write Challenge

The master taste tester {five minute friday :: test}

The Master Taste Tester! We are studying the book of John … and you know who is invited to the wedding but they ran out of wine … however there must have been a well somewhere, with some water and Jesus used the water to show us all something. It don’t matter what you got, It don’t matter […]

Between the covers: America’s Original Sin

A political campaign collection lies in the pages paraded as a book

It’s Five Minute Friday ! And the prompt for this week is collect. Note, I am using a form of this word in my subhead for today. Last night, I watched and listened to Jim Wallis on Face Book Live. Jim is the author of America’s Original Sin. After viewing his talk and listening to […]

It’s been more than FIVE years

We have all received grace upon grace.

It’s been more than five years since my Mother went to be with the Lord. As a matter of record it’s been nineteen years since we said good by on a new years day. And my sweet Daddy, went to the very same place ten years ago on a black Friday. But, our God is […]

Because you have listened to the voice {America’s Original Sin, by Jim Wallis}

Racism, White Privilege and the Bridge to a New America

This week’s word for Five Minute Friday is: Listen Let me just say this: America’s Original Sin is not slavery. America is not special. America’s sins are not exclusive from those of the rest of our Lord’s creation. America’s Original Sin is the Love of money. The Lord makes a special effort in the first […]

He gathers the outcasts of Israel

He heals the brokenhearted, and binds up their wounds.

His Word Is Not A PROP. Truth is I have been known not to carry my special study Bible anywhere because I was ashamed of it’s ragged out conditions. Jimmy brought this one home from his Mother’s house and I thought it was a wedding present. So, I confiscated it. Then I found out different, but by […]