Many don’t know or fully understand what all it took for our little Elijah to make it here. In my pregnancy with Aaliyah, we had unforeseen complications in which my water had broken way too early in the 2nd trimester. … Continue reading Then Comes the Rainbow – Pregnancy Journey and Birth Story (Pictures included)
It’s been nearly 15 months since we lost our little girl Aaliyah, and I don’t think there’s ever a day that goes by that I don’t think about her. I wouldn’t consider myself to be grieving still, but I do … Continue reading A Faith Walk – Pregnant After Loss
I had an awakening moment the other day after watching Jessie Duplantis’ Close Encounters of the God kind, in which he describes his experience of briefly being invited for a visit to Heaven. I’ve never really imagined or pictured what … Continue reading The Dangers of Getting Too Comfortable – My Awakening Moment
Isaiah 2:12 (CEV) – “The Lord All-Powerful has chosen a day when those who are proud and conceited will be put down.” One of the scariest verses in the Bible that I have ever read. I think we’ve all struggled with pride once or twice in our lives. And no, I don’t mean being “proud” of the things we have accomplished, or being proud of our children reaching different milestones. I don’t even mean having a certain level of self-confidence. I mean pride; The kind of pride that God frowns on. The kind of pride, the kind of spirit that … Continue reading Do You Secretly Walk in Pride?
Bible verses that helped me get through 2019. I began to lean heavily on the Word after our tragic experiences in 2019. A lot of nights I would find myself reading the Bible like I read a fiction novel. I … Continue reading Bible Verses to Read When Your Faith is Being Tested
Why 2019 Wasn’t the Worst Year of My Life An open, raw look into my life in 2019. 2019 was one of the hardest years I’ve ever through, and the absolute hardest year that we’ve been through as a couple. But God. January 2019 In January 2019, we found out we were finally expecting after 7 months, which I later realized was not a long time at all to be trying to conceive. February 2019 Just a few weeks later, 1 day before Valentine’s Day, we started miscarrying. I had never experienced a loss of any kind before, so it … Continue reading “You Don’t Look Like What You’ve Been Through.”
Part 2 – The Dangers of Jealousy It can be defined as the feeling of resentment toward someone because of their success, advancements, or advantages. These usually stem from feelings of insecurity or fear. It can also be caused by … Continue reading JEALOUSY – 3 PART BLOG SERIES
Part 1 – STOP Comparing Yourself to Others This blog series is going to make some people uncomfortable. And that’s okay. Let me start by saying: I’m not perfect. I personally have dealt with jealousy. I’ve really had to pray … Continue reading Jealousy – 3 Part Blog Series