It's just like the enemy to turn a positive into a negative. He was able to make Eve focus on the only tree she was not supposed to eat from instead of all of the fruit she could partake in. We were no different. Instead of just celebrating the moment of my sister's engagement. I focused on the fact that my father wasn't there.
Today, I wanted to talk about the first and honestly the most important concept in the Bible: Love. The Bible is a love story. A story of love at first sight. Often, when we hear love, we think primarily of romantic love, but the first love most experience comes from their parents. God's love is… Continue reading Love like God
Everything needs a focus. I've been writing on Everything's Magnificent for a long time and just starting to get a idea of what I want it to become. Hence, the creation of the four core guiding philosophies of Everything's Magnificent or the Pillars of Light, as I like to call them. 1. Love "Dear friends,… Continue reading Everything’s Magnificent’s Core Philosophies
If we are ALL made in God's image, I have unlimited, wonderful, and peculiar creations just waiting to have life breathed into them.
I am debuting a new series called Good Ground. This will be a basic biblical foundational series about various topics that help you when dealing with the Word or various concepts. "But he who received seed on the good ground is he who hears the word and understands it, who indeed bears fruit and produces: some a hundredfold, some… Continue reading What is the Daniel Fast?
July 2018 is going to be a big for Everything's Magnificent. I'm taking a huge first step to what I believe God has been leading me towards for a while. FIRST: Tomorrow, (July 4th) I am a guest interviewer on the Saved AND Woke Podcast interviewing Juan "Mr. Saved and Woke" Tuset on who he is,… Continue reading Taking the Next Step
I remember going to make pottery or being a "body-guard" for my grandmother during events when I was little. I thought the nerve of these events to not have any snacks, coloring books, or TV to watch. Why would anyone come to an event without food? To this day, I'm still not sure why. In… Continue reading Managing Trauma for the Kids (Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day)
Everything's Magnificent 2.0
A few months ago, I wrote a piece for Vibe Fridays: Daniel Caesar – Get You. In it I talked about Daniel Caesar, a relatively unknown from Toronto with buttery smooth vocals, church background, and soulful lyrics about love and life. Today I'll talk about his debut album, Freudian. Let me say this clearly. Daniel Caesar… Continue reading Daniel Caesar – Freudian (Album Review)
Now that the smoke has settled from the heated Alabama election and we push forward towards the largest tax restructure in our lifetimes, what does Alabama tell us about the future of our nation? Why did black people choose Doug Jones over Roy Moore? This is Part Two of my piece from last week. If… Continue reading Alabama and Pragmatic Black Voters