The Anonymous Blessing (#DearGiftedGirl)

Dear Gifted Girl,  My prayer is that we learn contentment in our obedience, and hold steady. (I wanted to call this entry "Wait Your Turn.") The temptation of the current day culture is to be seen -- to make ourselves visible, to market ourselves. I admit there is something in the cycle of achievement where … Continue reading The Anonymous Blessing (#DearGiftedGirl)


Dear Gifted Girl… ELEVATE.

Dear Gifted Girls, It is time. Make a calculated move to go higher. We determine speed, so no one worry about "not having time" or "moving too fast," especially if we claim to still be "waiting on God." It is time for the constructive use of our gifts toward the image God showed us. It … Continue reading Dear Gifted Girl… ELEVATE.

The “I” Word (#DearGiftedGirl)

Dear Gifted Girl,  I hear this word more often than I think I should. I am sure you hear it once or twice...a month.  intimidate (v.) to make timid or fearful: FRIGHTEN; especially; to compel or deter by or as if by threats synonyms -- bully, pick on, strong-arm ( "You intimidate people." "You're intimidating." … Continue reading The “I” Word (#DearGiftedGirl)

All In (#GiftedGirls reflection)

There's a video clip circulating of service at The Potter's House where Bishop Jakes and the worship team sing and declare, "Whatever it takes, I'm all in!" It is powerful, and could very well help any of us through the rest of this year. Then, I had a conversation with a lady in my doctoral … Continue reading All In (#GiftedGirls reflection)