Losing my son is my worst nightmare come true. My heart has a permanent scar. My life will never be the same. My beautiful boy, I never imagined that I would be saying goodbye to you. I feel a tremendous amount of sorrow and anxiety typing this. My second-born and first son. You were my … Continue reading Until we meet again
Author: Tanya Williams
My Bad, I Was Angry
Photo by Karolina Grabowska on Pexels.com Early this month, I wrote an impact statement in the sentencing of the man who murdered my son. It took me forever to write, it was emotional and stressful, but I got through it. The sentence handed down was not what my family hoped for; nevertheless, he will be … Continue reading My Bad, I Was Angry
Missed the Mark
For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God. -Romans 3:23 It all started way back in the Garden of Eden; our enemy, in the form of a serpent, manipulated Eve into eating fruit from the forbidden tree. We all know the story, Adam and Eve ate the fruit, and now their … Continue reading Missed the Mark
Break Free! Freedom over Bondage
Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com My last post was about a dream I had where God revealed to me that my cigarette smoking was the thing in my life that was hindering me in my walk with Him. I heard that for me, smoking is my choosing the world over Him. I was repentant and … Continue reading Break Free! Freedom over Bondage
Are you all in?
Submit yourselves therefore to God. Resist the devil and he will flee from you. -James 4:7 KJV If you asked me yesterday if I was all in for Christ Jesus, I would have given you an unequivocal yes. I chose Jesus, and I thought it meant I was all in. If the Holy Spirit dwells … Continue reading Are you all in?
But understand this, that in the last days perilous times will come, for people will be lovers of self, lovers of money, boastful, arrogant, blasphemers, disobedient to parents, ungrateful, unholy, hardhearted, unforgiving, backbiting, without self-control, brutal, hating what is good, treacherous, reckless, conceited, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God.2 Timothy 3:1-4 I've been … Continue reading Perilous Times
You can’t heal if you keep salting the wound.
Photo by Brett Jordan on Pexels.com When I chose Jesus, I didn't know what was coming down the pipeline. I didn't know my heart would be broken by loss and betrayal. Do I regret choosing Jesus? Absolutely not! I thank God that he didn't give up on me. I thank Him for calling me out … Continue reading You can’t heal if you keep salting the wound.
Let it go
Photo by Brett Jordan on Pexels.com Have you ever had someone tell you to, "Let it go" while you were in your feelings? Did it make you angry or did you say, "yeah, you're right"? One morning, I was sitting in my car smoking a cigarette. I know, I know, don't judge me, I have … Continue reading Let it go
There is hope!
Photo by Aaron Burden on Pexels.com Come to Me, all who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Matthew 11:28 TLV Are you weary? Burdened by grief, anxiety, depression, finances, health issues, etc? There are a host of things that we can be burdened by in this life, but there is hope. … Continue reading There is hope!