Where my faith and creativity collide! A freedom freelancer, prayerful painter and clarion for Christ.

The “Why” Behind Meaningful Apologies

 Photo by Ken Treloar on Unsplash **If you haven’t already read my post, “To Anyone Who Has Ever Been Hurt by a White Person” you can click the link below. To Anyone Who Has Ever Been Hurt By A White Person **I am including the poem at the beginning of each post in this series of 3, 1)WHY, 2)WHY NOW, […]

To Anyone Who Has Ever Been Hurt By A White Person

*Photo by Ben White on Unsplash To Anyone Who Has Ever Been Hurt By A White Person I shared this post on a local community site, http://www.ourcityonahill.net, but what I didn’t share was the journey that birthed this meaningful apology. I hope that you will join me here over this next week as I share the WHY, WHY NOW, and WHY […]

(Week 14) “Wisdom: It’s not just what you say. It’s how and when you say it!”

The sign above hangs in my den.  It has painted a beautiful picture in my head for years; therefore, I decided to try to capture my “mind’s masterpiece” on canvas. Week 14’s painting: “Apple of Gold in Silver Setting” Proverbs 25:12 “The right word at the right time is like a custom-made piece of jewelry, And a wise friend’s timely […]

Celebrating Forgiveness

What a beautiful example of forgiveness and love! Our nation needs this desperately right now! We fight a very real enemy that has been spreading hate since the fall! May we see him for what he is and no longer fight one another but fight the enemy of our soul with extravagant love, grace, and mercy! Forgiveness kicks the enemy […]

“To Stoop so Low”: May 29, 2015

 What does it mean “to stoop so low”? According to Google this was the best answer: “It means to willingly fall to the level of a LOW life or a person with LOW morals, hence, “to stoop so low.” I would like to “flip the script” if I may. If we WILL NOT stoop we definitely SHOULD NOT lead!   […]