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Aug
22
OUR WORDS HAVE POWER

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After reading in James, I had to come clean with myself about my words, tone, and response to myself and others.


James 3:5-6 (MSG) “It only takes a spark, remember, to set off a forest fire. A careless or wrongly placed word out of your mouth can do that. By our speech we can ruin the world, turn harmony to chaos, throw mud on a reputation, send the whole world up in smoke and go up in smoke with it, smoke right from the pit of hell.”


This hit home for me. Let me start by saying, my name is Erika Greene, and there are times that I struggle with the “untamed tongue” syndrome. I have struggled with keeping quiet most of my life. I can remember a time in high school w...


Jul
05
WHAT LETTER WOULD YOU WRITE TO YOURSELF?

If I had to write a letter to myself before my sister passed away knowing what I know now, this is what it would say:

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Hey there,


Why are you waiting? Live! Get started now! Your sister sees so much in you. She sees the woman that she helped create. She doesn't think she's your mother— she knows that she's your older sister. But you know how older sisters are: they expect everything from you that they didn't expect from themselves. They want you to travel more, learn more and do more.

Sometimes, you're going to wonder if she's ever pleased with what you've accomplished. But no matter how unimpressed she seems, she's proud deep down. It's just that she knows your real potential, and she's...


Jun
27
TRUST THE PROCESS

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First, let me say, “Where does the time go?” What happened to the little guy holding the little football? My son is now 22 years old. Like every mom, I think I have the most handsome kid in the world. I’m currently married but spent most of his life raising him as a single mother. Oh yes! There are many lessons this young man has taught me.

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(Mom and Cool "X")

I remember when Xavier was in the 4th grade. I enjoyed having lunch with him and his friends. What mother doesn’t want to sit around the table with fourth graders and hear what they talk about? One day I decided it was time to have lunch with him again That morning I told him before he left for school, I would b...


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