It’s a Great Day!

It’s a Great Day!

Just like any other day, today is a great day. I woke up the other morning feeling blessed. Thankful for the cool breeze and 70 degree weather. It was another beautiful day. With warm colored leaves all around. This was the day they called Halloween. I grew up celebrating Halloween with my family. Mom dressed [...]

About Last Night…

About Last Night…

So on Friday evening, a missions organization in Baltimore, Ywam (Youth With A Mission) Baltimore, hosted a worship session. In this session, unlike anything else I've experienced, praises arose from locals and visitors from all over with a spontaneous flow. There was no agenda, no tedious schedule, and no program. Just pure, authentic worship from [...]

I Wish

I Wish

I wish I could block their eyes from seeing it. I'd shield them all.  I wish I could cover their ears and protect them from the lies that spread like wildfire. I'd shield them from the darkness of this world.  I'd cover them with my arms and serenade them with words of life, comfort, and [...]

Single and Satisfied?

Single and Satisfied?

Pull out the streamers! Toss the confetti! There’s a party going on. Shantel’s on the single train! Finally free. Have I always felt this liberated? Have I always been this joyous? Absolutely not. But now is a wonderful occasion and I‘ll share why. Not too long ago, I had been up crying. Crying and worrying [...]