PRAYER IN THE BOOK OF HABBAKUKK

   Throughout the book of Habakkuk, we are able to see the prophet’s prayer and faith in God. Habakkuk asked the difficult questions, boldly and confidently bringing his complaints concerning a dying world directly to God and in turn, God directly to his prophet. Yahweh answers with an abundance of proof and forecast, assuring Habakkuk…

The Fruit of Our Faithfulness (to God) Does Not Belong to Us

I think a lot of Christians expect their faithfulness to the Lord to automatically bare fruit. We expect to see the fruits of our labor. Which is fair, but it doesn’t always happen. We cannot get so caught up in baring fruit that, that becomes our sole reason for being faithful to God. I would…

FALL IS HERE: One Black and White Skirt, 3 Looks

At times it can be difficult to find something to where that is both modest and stylish especially in the autumn months. We’re at a time where the weather is getting cooler but not cool enough to wear a long down coat that covers up our less than stylish sweaters. In this fall look book…

African Americans in Film Over the Last 70 Years

When we look back at the images of African Americans over the last 70 years in film and television, one would hope that much has changed. The question is, what has changed, and how much? African Americans still encounter common negative stereotypes throughout the media despite countless efforts to debunk those stereotypes. These stereotypes strongly…

FAITHFULNESS VS. FRUITFULNESS (The Prophet Ezekiel)

In Ezekiel chapter 2, God called Ezekiel to speak to Israel. (2:3). He was called to deliver God’s message even if they didn’t want to hear it. God encouraged the prophet to not be afraid of what the people may say but to speak his words (2:6-7). Chapter 3 is an assurance that God would…

FAITH, LOVE, GRIT

Hey y’all! My name is Amanda In this blog I will touch on various biblical topics, worldly topics from a biblical perspective, race/ethnicity, politics, and really anything of interest to me or my viewers. However, as you read please bare in mind that most things if not all will be from a biblical perspective as…