It’s the fourth of July- my first in America. I took the afternoon to learn about this holiday and its significance. I learned about the Declaration of Independence, and about the spirit of the American peoples. I learned about black people and native Americans in the strife for Independence. I learned about Thomas Jefferson and John… More My First 4th of July in America
Happy Friday! A little reminder to you to keep your chin up and be confident! You matter and you belong- stand firmly in this truth. Bring your energy and light to the world around you. God’s thoughts towards you are countless. He, who is above and beyond everything our minds can comprehend LOVES YOU! 38 For I… More You’re Beautiful!
Hey everyone! I am immensely thrilled to announce that I will now be writing for The Huffington Post as an Independent Contractor. As is typical of moments such as these (which may be small in the grand scheme of things, or in comparison to what most deem to be a milestone) I am plunged deep into… More I’m Now Writing For The Huffington Post!
I’m reading the book of Job. Having grown up in the church, I have heard the story of Job over and over again. Often, his was a story which served to illustrate what faithfulness to God looks like. “Would you still follow God if everything was taken away from you?!” was one of the rhetorical… More Can I Boast? (What’s with the Shade, Job?)- Monday Devotional #4
Hello everyone! Another Happy Monday! I have come to the end of what I felt drawn to share with the discernment theme. While this is the case, I recognize that this is such a huge topic, and something with so much more to unpack. As I have learnt in my own study of God’s word to… More Monday Devotionals #3: Final Points on Discernment
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Hello everyone, My last post has been my most read, since I started blogging four months ago. I’m grateful to God- He did that. And thank you all for reading. I just wish the more scripture dense posts were read as much…
Say hello to The Nive Nulls, my family crush for all Fridays to come!
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I’m sitting in a donut shop. I’ve been here many times and nobody has ever complained about this place, saying, “This donut shop is too donutty.” It’s a donut shop; so you expect it to be donutty. No one ever said that a sporting event was too sporty, a library…
Mistake-Making Women and Men OG: A friend of mine remarked to me few months ago over lunch, tone doused in astounded disappointment, about a man of God she had recently heard a scandal about. The details escape me, but there was an obscene amount of money whose disappearance coincided with heaven’s open doors pouring a… More #2 On Women and Men of God. Discernment- Part Two
It was a hot November afternoon and I was at a youth gathering back home in Malawi. The preacher, a small man with alert eyes and a hissing voice strode about the room slowly. After each sentence, he pronounced a “Hallelujah”, and the congregation, energized, echoed a “Praise The Lord!”. He walked through the pews in that slow, pious manner-… More #1 I’ll Have That Word With A Side-Dish of Discernment (Intro)