Good day to all of you, and Happy Smile Power Day. Of all the unique days I think this one is going to be one of my favorites. Smiling can make friends; catch the eye of a possible future partner; comfort someone in a not so pleasant mood; help land job opportunities; inspire others to […]
Should Christians Protest?
This past Saturday as I was enjoying another Sabbath at my parents’ house, piecing together a puzzle, I couldn’t help but overhear a sermon my mother was listening to in the living room. The speaker- Pastor Carlton P. Bryd. He explained how he had had recently attended one of the Black Lives Matter protests that […]
Two weeks ago, for an upcoming AY program, I volunteered to be the one to give a short devotion before the closing song. I needed the practice, and I wanted to share from the intriguing daily devotional I’ve been flipping through for the last several months, so there was no better time. I went all […]
What Makes You Smile?
World Smile Day happens every year on October 5, a day to remind us to smile more and be of good cheer. But I believe every day is a day to have a good expression on our faces and be of good spirit. “A merry heart makes a cheerful countenance, but by the sorrow of […]
Highlights from Proverbs: Part 4
“A wise man maketh a glad father: but a foolish man despiseth his mother.” – Proverbs 15: 20 KJV When it comes to dating and marriage, I believe one aspect that is too often overlooked or dismissed is how a partner treats their parents. Parents are not just peers, they are people who carry you; […]
Highlights From Proverbs: Part 3
“Whoever guards his mouth and tongue keeps his soul from trouble.” – Proverbs 22:3 NKJV I think one of the biggest flaws of humankind is that we are not careful with what we say. I know we can’t please everyone with our words, but we do not have to seek to hurt anyone either. Whoever […]
Highlights from Proverbs: Part 1
Hello everyone. How are you? During the month I like to read a chapter from the book of Proverbs in hopes of being upright and wise in my daily life. Of course the entire Bible is full of hope and wisdom in itself. Why do I strive to read this every month, because I’m a […]