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The Importance of Being Still – On Purpose

It was New Year’s Eve 2003. Instead of being at a gala or the city’s hottest bash, I was at home with my infant...
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5 Ways God Empowers You to Get Your Life Back

Life is hard. Life as a Believer can sometimes feel even harder. I remember how this was my story back in 2010. I had worked diligently...
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My Testimony: The Path To Finding My Faith

As a child I was sent to church. I say sent because this seemed to be a requirement only my sister and I had...
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Sometimes Cakes Fall: Why You Should Stop Asking God “Why”

My husband loves when I bake pound cake. I offered to make him one for his birthday, and it was delicious. A few weeks...
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Trusting God

Every day, I come home and ask the kids, “Did you check the mail?” Most of the time, the mail is full of bills that...
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But God: Keep Moving

She sat on the ground as it moved beneath her. Her tears joined her during the morning hour and they joined her at bedtime. All of...
Unapologetically Let Go and Let God Nia Magazine for black women

Unapologetically Let Go and Let God

Have you ever sat back and realized all of the things you tried to fix in your life and failed…only to realize that you...
Privilege of Purpose Nia Magazine for black women

The Privilege of Purpose

The word privilege resonates through my soul and has become the foundation for walking in my truth. Privilege is defined as a special opportunity to...
Movin' on Up Nia magazine for black women

But God: Movin’ on Up

Hopelessness was always my comfort zone. Blaming my personal issues on the environment in which I was raised was an easy out for me. Any...
Are You Living or Are You Just Existing Nia Magazine for black women

Are You Living or Are You Just Existing?

What would you give to have peace of mind? Would you give up that corporate career, that nice looking brother on your arm, or your...
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But God: Traveling Through the Valley

"Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil: for thou art with me; thy rod...
A Dad's Blessing Nia Magazine for black women

A Dad’s Blessing

My children miss their dad. His death was sudden. Shocking. Unexpected. Death is difficult for those of us left behind, but in speaking with my children...
The Waiting Game Nia Magazine for black women

But God: The Waiting Game

Are you a single female? Are you a hopeless romantic wishing, praying, and hoping that the next one will be THE one? If you answered...

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I Loved Him But I Didn’t Like Him

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Last year I asked God to enlarge my territory. I created a vision board full of selfish desires. He gave me nothing that I wanted,...

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“Now…that was just dumb Takia!” “Today is the worst day ever!” “You are looking real fat today girl!” “I just can’t.” “What made me think that I could...

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Like many teenagers I naively created a time line of my life of when and where I would be during certain stages of my...