If I multiply 2 times 2 is it really, really 4 meAnd if I add 5 to get 9 minus 8 that just leaves me So many times I define my prideThrough somebody else’s eyes (La da da, la da)Then I looked inside and found my own stride,I found the lasting love for meIf I’m… Read More The Power of One
Places of hurt are places of learning.Although you may not have a yearning for the learning, I’m telling you it’s necessary.Life lessons are often built on mountains of pain. Joy and happiness are the bridges that get you from mountain to mountain.But don’t get discouraged, my friendBecause oh how that joy and happiness gets better.… Read More Your mountain & Your valley
Proverbs 14:30 30 A tranquil heart gives life to the flesh,but envy makes the bones rot. If you’re like me, there are those times when you see another woman and think, “Wow! She’s really got it together.” You might even wish you could be like her in some ways. Maybe she’s got great fashion sense… Read More Gleaning & Glimmering
You Cry?by Jocelynn Hubbard Her tears don’t mean she’s weak. On the contray, these are a sign of her inner strength; a testament to her deeper understanding that His strength is made perfect in her weakness. Each tear drop is surrender of hurt, dispair, uncertainty, and rage. Release. Each tear shed creates a cavern in… Read More Tenacious Tears
***I felt led to write this after speaking with a friend/accountability partner a few days ago. We were discussing the importance of a proper foundation in marriage, constant check and repair of that foundation, and the enemy’s strong desire to see that foundation crack and sink. So she told me that she and her husband… Read More Surrounded by Sharpeners
Today is Father’s Day. As I browsed Facebook this morning I saw all kinds of messages like, “Happy Father’s Day to all the men handling their responsibilities!” “Shout out to the real men doing their thing as a Dad!” So okay, there is not necessarily anything wrong with these statements, but let me… Read More Your Knight in Shining Armor
One thing remains… God’s love. *exhale* This is the greatest, most amazing revelation. You may be thinking, “Duh, Jocelynn. Of course God loves us forever.” You’re right of course. Yes, God loves us forever. But what does that mean, really? When I came to a point in my life where that knowledge sunk into my… Read More One path to virtue?
Hello Ladies! I am so excited to be starting this blog. It is something that has been gnawing at my heart strings for several years. Up until now, the pile of excuses driven by life’s ups and downs, and a bit of fear, have kept me away. I am blessed to be in a season… Read More Striving