December 9, 2019

I Will Respond Graciously

Whenever there is a call from God, we have a choice to respond in the affirmative or the negative. In other words we can either say yes or no to the call. To say yes to the call is an indication that I will go to execute the mission assignment of the call. We can choose to respond grudgingly or graciously. Grudgingly means that we do not want to execute our mission assignment but we will do so reluctantly. Graciously […]
December 9, 2019

The Commercial Sexual Exploitation of Children and Human Trafficking: What you need to know

I have decided to continue to display the pinwheel in my monthly articles as reminder of the great childhoods that all children deserve and the need to continue the conversation about the protection of children 365 days a year, and not just in April. On April 18th, I attended the Georgia Center for Child Advocacy’s Change Makers Breakfast and was moved by the compelling story of the guest speaker, Rachel Thomas. Rachel, a beautiful young woman, is a survivor of […]
December 9, 2019

I Will Serve Faithfully

There are many people in the Bible who have modeled faithfulness to their family, community and to God. Abraham, Moses, Nehemiah, Ruth and Esther are just a few of the notable faithful servants in the Old Testament. They modeled for us faithfulness to God but they could not empower us to be faithful. The New Testament is built on one central character who is the Son of God. His name is Jesus. He not only models faithfulness but gives us […]