NOTE: This is an extremely difficult blog to write, as I am still struggling with issues of shame connected to living in poverty. Until a few days ago I blamed us for this season of poverty. We don't have terminal degrees. Che is still in school for his BA. We moved away from our immediate family. We have at times spent beyond our means. We don't have a savings. Then it hit me that when we were preparing to move to MD in 2015 and God told Che "I'm preparing a place for you" H
I've been busy these past several weeks - but I want to share that sometimes we are kept quiet for a season. At the beginning of 2017, God revealed to me that this would be a quiet year. No speaking engagements or significant movement outside of the ministry responsibilities He would lead me to at church. 2017 has been a quiet year. I had so many goals for Salt, Life, and Love overall; the blog especially after our family transitioned to a private Christian school for the kid
I was reminded of my being on this past Friday night while a well known speaker was expounding on Luke 15:11-32. This morning, I woke up in a hotel room in VA and The Lord arrested me with the command be. I don't know about you, but I have spent quite a bit of time, energy and resources doing a whole lot but not enough time being a whole lot. Be more vs Do more Don't get me wrong there are scriptures that instruct us to do; but that doing comes out of our being first. We can'