The Benefits of Forgiveness

  Scripture: Matthew 18:21-22 Then Peter came to Jesus and asked, “Lord, how many times shall I forgive my brother or sister who sins against me? Up to seven times?”  Jesus answered, “I tell you, not seven times, but seventy-seven times. Setting: In the Book of Matthew, we find Peter asking Jesus how many times should he…

When we think about peace, we think about it in a context of being a remedy or a solution to a problem. We ask for peace all the time; peace among family and friends, peace in our communities, peace in our schools and streets, and ever the famous phrase “Peace in the Middle East” gets…

Secular Music Can Carry the Gospel

  Lately I have been checking myself on what music I should and shouldn’t be listening too. I keep hearing other Christians talk about how secular music is bad and is not the sound of God and how unpleasing to God it is. Yes, I do believe there is music out there that is not…

If You Are Christian: Stay Uncomfortable

  In life, one of the things that we all seem to want whether or not we know it is growth. We see growth as we pass grades through school, we see growth in relationships that start and end, we see growth at our jobs when we get a job promotion or when a company…

Disappointment Is Only But A Delay

  So A few days ago, I got a letter in the mail to a seminary school that applied for months ago. In a nutshell, the committee that reviewed my application denied my enrollment into the school. Certainly, I was disappointed but not dismayed in the event that I will apply again by the deadline…

May Peace Always Be with You

  Question, how badly do we want to be at peace? I guess we should start off with the question first of what is peace? Or better yet, what does peace mean to you? For as long as I can remember peace meant love, happiness, and even a sense of inclusion depending on how you…

WANTED!!! Real Church Leaders

In the United States, and around the world, church leaders are still very much a powerful figure. They may or may not hold as much influence to a government as they use to, but none the less, they are till powerful figures in our culture. But today, we have believers who look way too much…

How to Forgive Like God

  This word is something that has been placed upon me for a while and I feel like something that needs to be discussed because as Christians, we are not only watched by our Christians family but also the secular world as well. Have you ever been in a certain situation where you were doing…

The Joy in Connecting and Uniting to Christ

Hello and Happy New Year to all of you. It has been quite some time since I have written anything regarding scripture. But I want to thank all of have been reading my material. One good thing about connecting with other people is that you have an opportunity to expand your horizons and understanding of…

Entering That New Chapter

Entering a new chapter in your life can be both excited and scary. You have done the same thing so many and for so long you are ready to start a brand new adventure. I mean, you pray for it, you work hard, and you keep telling yourself this no matter how many bad days…

Are you a Christian that loves Hip-Hop Music?

  Are you a Christian that loves Hip-Hop Music? Well, I do. From about the age of 5 years old till today I have always been fascinated by just how men and women were able to put rhythm and rhyme together.  It has far surpassed the expectations of many that has not only those that…

Attachment to Materials

Our Attachment to Materials can be that of great joy. But, it can also be that of great misery and pain. If our faith in materialistic things such as make up, protein shakes, shoes, car, and jewelry were as big as our faith in God, I could say that things would be better in our…