Rise Up

Mother: (noun) a female parent We know what holiday is coming. Hallmark, with their $8.00 cards won't let us miss it. I was raised by an extraordinary mother. While she may not have won any awards for this feat, her sacrificial love has made her one of my biggest cheerleaders and closest friends. I know … Continue reading Rise Up

The Unholiness of Holy Week

The word sacred has lost its meaning in our world today. Human lives aren't held sacred as we defile life by dehumanizing it. Homes aren't deemed sacred as families are splitting exponentially. God certainly isn't considered sacred as our choices reflect a lack of respect and fear. This week leading up to Easter or Resurrection … Continue reading The Unholiness of Holy Week

Time to Celebrate

Celebrations are a part of the fabric of American life. There is always a holiday for card companies to make money from and stores to monopolize. I have seen throughout my lifetime how the commercialization of holidays make them less meaningful and more materialistic. If any culture knows how to celebrate, for the right reasons, … Continue reading Time to Celebrate