Posts in category "Jesus"

39 Reasons To Be Thankful!

39 Reasons To Be Thankful!
Exactly 39 years ago on July 20th, a miracle occurred for a young couple from the south side of Chicago.  This miracle was not of the Mary with Jesus type, but was the cause of much celebration nonetheless! This miracle gave the couple many reasons to be thankful, as this was a gift from a... Read more »

5 Reasons Why I Love the Chicago Gospel Music Festival!

5 Reasons Why I Love the Chicago Gospel Music Festival!
Every summer in Chicago is filled with fun, festivals and concerts and I try to attend as much as I can.  However, if you love Jesus and can handle a crowd, there is nothing like the Chicago Gospel Music Festival!  This is the 29th year of the festival, and the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs... Read more »

Q&A with a ChicagoNow blogger: Marie Larsen of There’s A Bug In My Coffee

Q&A with a ChicagoNow blogger: Marie Larsen of There’s A Bug In My Coffee
When you are given a directive, an idea, or thought, you may or may not understand why, but  you must “just do it”.  When I became a blogger, I was not sure about its potential growth, following, nor outreach capabilities, but thanks to Jimmy and the ChicagoNow Blogger Day idea, I was introduced to someone that... Read more »
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An Ever Present Help, In My Time of Need

Many times we have struggles and burdens, but we are too afraid to ask for help. Trying to meet the needs of others, we press, push and pull ourselves to make it to the goal, and are literally on “E”.   EMPTY Empty Purse Empty Mind Empty Gas Tank Empty Refrigerator Empty Empty Empty  ... Read more »

HOTT Gospel Concert-Ki Ki Sheard, Zacardi Cortez, Vashawn Mitchell, AND James Fortune & Fiya,

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I must admit, I love gospel music! When you tell me James Fortune and Fiya in concerts, that’s usually enough to inspire me.  However, if you add Kierra “Ki Ki” Sheard, Zarcardi Cortez, and Chicago’s Own Vashawn Mitchell, OMG, I know we are getting ready praise our way through! This Sunday, February 24, 2013 at... Read more »

Preparing to Become A Wife

Preparing to Become A Wife
Preparing to Become A Wife….So many people write and post so many things today about marriage, family, and how to get and keep a marriage and family, that you can become overwhelmed! Today, I received this post on my FB page, and was really really inspired!! Let me know what you think! The author is... Read more »
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12 Days of......NO! NO! NO! How about the 12 DANCES of CHRISTmas?

12 Days of......NO! NO! NO! How about the 12 DANCES of CHRISTmas?
The 12 Days of Christmas song has become a constant in the past few weeks, but have you heard about the 12 Dances of CHRISTmas? Ministered by the dancers of Charisma Christian Arts, lead by Eagle Michelle Davis, this ensemble truly answers the “What Is Praise Dance” question! Comprised of all ages, this ministry keeps... Read more »

Stop The Crime: In Chicago Schools, Sandy Hook & Everywhere

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There is a solution to end the crime in schools across America.   Although we try to hide the problem from our youth, it inspires me to find out that, we, Adults, obviously do not hold the answer!  This week I heard the poem recited in the video.  Although written and adapted long ago, it is very... Read more »

Its The CHRISTmas Weekend Baby!!!

Its The CHRISTmas Weekend Baby!!!
Yes the weather outside is frightful,  but the fire is so… No there is no time to relax by the fire, because we are not done shopping!!! It is the weekend before Christmas, and many of us are running around in a panic because we have yet to cross off every name on our never... Read more »
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