Do You Have a Heart Problem?

God has bigger plans for our loved ones than we could ever have for them. If we never let go, we may never know just what it is our loved one can accomplish in life.

Western Smarts: Why Asking “Why?” is Important

It dawned on me that this was the exact problem I was facing. I had grown up being inhibited from asking “why” and suddenly I was expected to excel in a professional program where asking questions is the hallmark of the learning process.

Poetry: War

On September 11, 2001, my second day of high school, I sat in my 2nd period Science class in Newark, NJ and saw the smoke from the Twin Towers make its way across the sky. That day is forever imprinted in my memory. Little did I know what that tragedy would bring about for the next years to come. I wrote this in high school.

Cultivating an Authentic Generation

Essentially, it starts in the home, and not with the TV. Our daughters should be taught to believe that they are priceless and our sons should be taught that acknowledging, appreciating, and protecting a woman’s worth will make them men of standard and men of honor.

Poetry: When it Rains It Pours

(2007) When I look up and the see the clouds coming in, When I notice the air is getting windy & thick, When I hear the sound of rain beating my shelter, When I am startled by the loud thunder, When I am jolted by the strike of lightning, When I am soaked in the…

Confessions of a Young Adult

We need to keep in mind that at this stage we are, in fact, adults, but we still need to honor our parents. We are to honor God by honoring our parents…