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WEEKEND WORD | Daughters of the King

For He will command His angels concerning you, To guard you in all your ways. Psalm 91:11 When Malia and Sasha Obama walked the streets of New York this summer, they seemed to effortlessly blend in with the rest of New York; they ate…

December 5, 2015

WEEKEND WORD | Learning to Fly

Yet those who wait for the Lord will gain new strength; they will mount up with wings like eagles, they will run and not get tired, they will walk and not become weary. Isaiah 40:31   This week was the first time I worked…

November 7, 2015

WEEKLY WORD | Counting Our Blessings

Now to Him who is able to do exceedingly abundantly above all that we ask or think, according to the power that works in us, to Him be glory in the church by Christ Jesus to all generations, forever and ever. Amen. Ephesians 3:…

September 19, 2015

WEEKLY WORD | Serve God. Serve Others.

Many Christians have foregone traditional denominations (e.g. Pentecostal, Baptist, Presbyterian, Adventist) in favor of the simple mantra Love God. Love Others, and that mantra really is the perfect way to think about our role in society as Christians. Think about it: the two commandments…

August 8, 2015

WEEKLY WORD | How to Make the Right Decision

This week I made a huge decision, one I had been going back and forth about for a long time. And I know for a fact that it was the right decision to make, even though it’s not exactly what I’d planned to be…

June 13, 2015

WEEKLY WORD | Let’s Be Tulips

Tulips have become one of my favorite flowers. Their arrival means that Spring is finally here! I always look forward to seeing the first tulips of the season start to bloom around the city. Tulips are also my Quentin’s pick when he gives me…

June 6, 2015
Women's Devotional // Praying For Yourself | The Feisty House

WEEKLY WORD | Praying for Yourself

I pray several times a day. You know, the quick “Lord, tell me what to say in this meeting” or “Please don’t make me miss this train” prayers. When I sit down to really pray, I start with thanking God for my blessings, and…

May 30, 2015

WEEKLY WORD | Practice Fearlessness

For God hasn’t given us a spirit of fear, but a spirit of power, love and clarity of mind. 2 Timothy 1:7 I “fasted” from fear for Lent this year. Basically that meant that I paid careful attention to what my fears were and…

May 3, 2015

WEEKLY WORD | Were It Not for Grace

And God is able to make all grace overflow to you so that, because you have enough of everything, in every way, at all times, you will overflow in every good work. 2 Corinthians 9:8 Today is Resurrection Sunday. We celebrate God’s gift of…

April 5, 2015

WEEKLY WORD | Neglecting Our Purpose

It’s always a blessing when God speaks directly to us, whether it be through our circumstances, or a friend, through a pastor, or in that audible-but-not-audible voice He uses when He needs to get our attention, and no messenger but Himself will do. Yesterday…

March 30, 2015

WEEKLY WORD | Dealing with "If Only…"

Forgetting those things which are behind and reaching forward to those things which are ahead, I press toward the goal for the prize of the upward call of God in Christ Jesus. Philippians 3:13, 14 (NKJV) Most of us have done or said something…

October 12, 2013

WEEKLY WORD | Back in His Presence

I feel like I’ve been on “go, go, go” mode for the past few weeks. I go to bed at midnight and wake up at 6:00 AM so that I can fit everything in. I have my street wear line, Feisty Society Clothing Company,…

July 13, 2013

WEEKLY WORD | Facing Our Fears

This is probably the second or third time I’ve talked about fear on the blog (I’ve discussed it here) because I personally have issues with fear. I don’t have an anxiety disorder or anything (well, at least I don’t think I do). It’s more…

May 26, 2013