Tag: people

Queen Esther

God favored her, set her above her enemies, and used her to save His people. Esther was born as Hadassah in the capital of Elam, Persia called Susa also known as Shushan. Her mother and father Abihail, direct descendants of the Tribe of Benjamin,…

Music Review: When We Pray by Tauren Wells

When we pray, things do change.  I recently stumbled across this song When We Pray by Tauren Wells (2017) despite hearing it multiple times on the radio. It is one of those songs that will last forever like the song Jesus Loves Me and…

Today in History: The Seventh-Day Sabbath

Excluding today’s actual date and focusing more on the day of the week, let’s dive in to the truth behind what the Jews and many Christians call the Sabbath.  According to Genesis 2:1-3, God created Earth and Heaven in six whole days but when…

Take the Time to Pray

Praying. What do you know about it? What does God’s Word say about it? Jesus told his disciples to always ask, seek, and knock for God will answer, so you will find what you seek, and God will open many doors just for you….

Jesus Warns Us About Religious Cults

As the days on Earth are coming towards its end, Jesus warned us to be aware of false religious preachers and teachers who would deceive people and lead them away from God and His Son Jesus Christ. For there shall arise false Christs, and…

God Loves to Have Fun Too

God may be a serious god, but He loves to have fun too. Why do you think He gave the creation of man humor, imagination, creativity, and love? Why do you think He gave us the ability to smile and to laugh?  The scriptures…

Place: Nazareth

Mark 10:47 And when he heard that it was Jesus of Nazareth, he began to cry out, and say, Jesus, thou son of David, have mercy on me. Bible Jesus Christ was born in a small village called Nazareth. It is also where he…

Reuben

Reuben (Hebrew- ראובן – Roo-ben – Behold a son).  He was the first born of Jacob and Leah and the founder of the Reubenite Tribe. He was born on the 14th day of Kislev (the 3rd month on the Hebrew Calendar) in 2192 since…

Black Power and Unity in 2018 Black Panther

All I have to say, is that I went in excited and exited wanting more! Black Panther will be the top hit movie of 2018 for sure. Staring the handsome Chadwick Boseman as T’Challa/Black Panther, Michael B. Jordan as Erik Killmonger, Lupita Nyong’o as…

Song Review: Saturate Us

Saturate Us sung by Bishop Andrew Merriitt and The Straight Gate Mass Choir (2015) is a beautiful song of praise to God. It’s a song of plea, asking God to shower the world with his love, mercy, and power. In these days and times we need…

Jesus Said, “Follow Me” Podcast Ministry

If you want to be blessed by hearing the Word of God, check out the Path of Righteousness Church in Christ podcast ministry.  (Click image to go to website)

I’m Thankful

A lot happened in 2016. I know this is March, three months into 2017, but as I was sitting on the bus my mind fell deep into thought. God has blessed me so much. Sometimes for us to really see those blessings we need…

How it Feels to be the First to Go to College

There’s this pressure that weighs on my shoulders every time a family event comes up. It’s hard to read how I feel; excited, anxious, or nervous… annoyed maybe. Don’t get me wrong, I am proud of being the first young person in my generation…

Points for Interviews

Pointers for Succeeding in a Job Interview (wrote this for my CCBC Essex newspaper) Many students graduate high school and attend college with no job experience. Although, it may seem like most young people get a job before graduating high school there are many…

Walking Bones

How can people do that? How can they walk right pass you And don’t speak? Even when I say hello, how’re you doing? They just look at me Am I a ghost or in some form of Invisibility? I know I may not mean…

Do not Give Up!

There are times in our lives when we feel as if we are not getting anywhere. Life seems to weigh heavily on our shoulders. They begin to droop and your eyes sulk with hopelessness. Things just seem to not go the way you want…

School Has Begun, But Jesus is in Control!

Although, I did receive the nervous jitters anticipating the first day of classes, I still took time to thank God. If it was not for Him, I would not have made it through this summer. He has surely blessed me and my family to…

Woe unto them that call Evil Good, and Good Evil!!!

Isaiah 5:20, God warns, “Woe unto them that call evil good, and good evil; that put darkness for light, and light for darkness; that put bitter for sweet, and sweet for bitter!” America has been doing many things contrary to the Word of God….

Do You or Someone You Know Need Prayer?- Fill out this Form

“Thus saith the Lord the maker thereof, the Lord that formed it, to establish it; the Lord is his name; Call unto me, and I will answer thee, and show thee great and mighty things, which thou knowest not.” – Jeremiah 33:2-3 KJV Do you…

History Blues

The breath of life to you was gifted To bare the songs of kins To be the guide of those adrifted And milk their minds and souls to cringe Young ears do taint with truth and woe Cut loose thy tongue, be wild, be…