The #Reset

Ole coronavirus or let’s say its short name, COVID-19, has put all of us in a space that we haven’t experienced before. It’s not limited to race, gender, socioeconomics, royalty (even Prince Charles tested positive) or faith. It puts us on the same playing field, well, with maybe a few exceptions—Some sectors of society may…

New Valentine❤=New Prayer🙏🏽

~I prayed a prayer similar to the one below, when I embarked on the possibility of exploring a new relationship purposed for love. In an early bold move, I read it to him. Months later, we are still getting acquainted, learning more about each other every day. In that, the relationship continues to grow and…

This Life…

The tragic accident on Sunday, January 26, 2020, in which Kobe Bryant, his daughter, Gianna (Gigi), and seven other people lost their lives, has been like a piercing knife grinding in the core of our souls.  The loss of life is forever a sore, a lasting ache, and so deeply painful, however, the stories surrounding…

A Man Who Prays

When I feel that God is speaking, I listen….. I had written a variation of the piece below in Fall 2019 for the special man in my life. I decided to post it, but saved it as a draft, forgot about it and never posted it. It was seeing a Facebook profile post in which…

CHRISTmas 2019 Blessings!

CHRISTmas is all wrapped up in so many GIFTS! Open a few . . . God’s greatest gift, Jesus Christ–The Savior Intimacy–Inspiring us to love genuinely and intensely Favor of God–Believe in it; Walk in it Trust–He is always there; We can have peace through Him Salvation– Via The Light of The World Celebrate the…

New ‘Bud’ Narrations Posted

Check out three new videos posted on TCV’s YouTube channel, Buds 19, 20 and 21. Listen to the silky-smooth voice of Bud narrator, T.O., and be inspired by the Bud thoughts. Be sure to give a thumbs-up, and as always, comments are welcomed. Please subscribe to the YouTube channel to receive email notification of newly…

The Embrace of THANKSgiving

Each day, not only today, is a day of THANKSgiving. Make memories that will fill your heart with warmness and love for a lifetime. Be thankful for the blessing of family—near and far; be grateful for the blessing of friendship. Remember, fondly, those who have passed away—May our hearts and minds be engulfed with memories…

A ‘Good Enough’ Short

Life would have it that we, sometimes, deal with “The Glass House’rs.” You know?? The ones who are low on their own self-improvement fuel, but who seem to somehow have enough energy left to pump us with low-grade, unsettling peace octane, attempting to make us feel like we’re not good enough. It doesn’t have to…

Embraceable

Opening ScenePiney Wood Chapel Church. Many years ago on Saturday morning, sitting in the car with my mom, awaiting the start of something like Missionary Day, I see a girl that my then boyfriend was rumored to be sort of feelin’. As this young lady walked toward the church, I began to get those raggedy emotions…