“Then He arose and rebuked the wind, and said to the sea, “Peace, be still!” And the wind ceased and there was a great calm.” Mark 4:39 Like many of you, I am […]
“Hope deferred makes the heart sick, but a longing fulfilled is a tree of life.” Proverbs 13:12 If we could have our very own genie to tell us all we […]
For the revelation awaits an appointed time; it speaks of the end and will not prove false. Though it linger, wait for it; it will certainly come and will not delay. Habakkuk […]
In every big decision that we make, there are little elements that causes us to pause. Most of the times we are not aware of these because of the way […]
Fear; an unpleasant emotion caused by the belief that someone or something is dangerous, likely to cause pain, or a threat. Oxford online dictionary This year has been interesting for […]
“Forget the former things; do not dwell on the past. See, I am doing a new thing! Now it springs up; do you not perceive it?” Isaiah 43:18-19 It’s exciting […]
Leaving Vancouver on Via Rail was something else. I was passing through Vancouver to visit Edmonton for the first time. Everything was new. The Bridges, the buildings, and even the […]
Travelling opens up my curiosity and puts all my assumptions and expectations behind closed doors.
Monday morning came. I laid in bed for a little while, wondering what was happening outside the walls of this hotel. Were people frantically trying to get to work on […]
It turns out that the Gray line sightseeing tour bus was a great idea after all. On my third day, I was itching to get to Vancouver, for a number […]
As with every architecture in the city of Victoria, the stones used to construct the entrance of Chinatown is pristine. It was like, it was designed yesterday. I walked through […]
There is nothing like putting your job on hold, in order to make time for travelling. Travelling for me is more like a calling. When I go to a new […]
“Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing in the heavenly places” Ephesians 1:3 What is it like to […]
Thoughts are like clouds that float by in my mind. One by one I let them move me to action, or submerse me deep in pain. I hold on to […]
Loneliness is the painful experience when you look around and there is no one that you know. For me, it was the moment when I was sitting in the airplane, […]
Let us not become conceited, provoking and envying each other. Galatians 5:26 When I was a child I desired the praise of others, particularly my mother. I wanted her to […]
For the entire law is fulfilled in keeping this one command: “Love your neighbour as yourself.” Galatians 5:14 Love is the answer- to this crooked, evil, and unforgiving world. Love […]
I am confident in the Lord that you will take no other view. The one who is throwing you into confusion, whoever that may be, will have to pay the penalty. Galatians 5:10 I […]
The fight against anti-Black and systemic racism continues in our African-Canadian communities. On Thursday, August 20, 2020 the African Canadian Social Development Council (ACSDC) – Toronto held a rally at […]
“Listen! I, Paul, tell you that if you let yourselves be circumcised, Christ will be of no benefit to you at all!” Galatians 5:2 Have you ever being told to […]
By: https://opseu.org/news/solidarity-and-hope-opseu-recommits-to-ending-anti-black-racism/108616/ In a high-profile step towards true equality in the workplace and in the union, thousands of OPSEU members and staff participated in the union’s July 7 telephone town […]
Transformational leadership is the ability of a leader to guide nations and organizations alike, focusing on a clear vision, motivation, being a change agent, and building trust. These are the […]
How can I tell that one believes that he/she is superior? This is the premise of racism, right? For one thing, I cannot read minds.
Following my heart, in the Land I Love, turned out to be a good decision. I celebrated Independence Day at the annual gala held at the National Stadium. I stared in awe at the numerous performances; including shows about Jamaicans fighting for freedom. Now, I am charged to be optimistic about a brighter, more united future for my Jamaica, the land I love.
Celebrating Emancipation Day in Jamaica by visiting historic sites featuring Bob Marley such as: Independence Park to view his monument, the Government Yard in Trench Town where Bob Marley was raised, and Tuff Gong where he produced his music.
Truly, I am in love with Jamaica. When I think things can’t possibly get better it does. When I think that I have already seen most of what I had […]
Although there are some aspect of Jamaica that is changing like wildfire- in particular the homosexual culture, there are other things that haven’t change- prayers in school. It almost seem odd to watch these boys clasp their hands and repeat a prayer, something they have been doing since they entered […]
I have a headache. The heat, the pressure and the change of scenery are all contributing to this painful pounding in my head. At least I’m dressed for the weather in a simple floral sundress and flip flops. My hair though, is getting bigger by the minute. The straightness is turning to friz. […]
“Then they cried out to the Lord in their trouble, and he brought them out of their distress” Psalms 107:19 My biggest fear happened a week ago. The smoke coming […]
Nobody ever sets out to quit or fail at something. When we have the momentum, enthusiasm and energy we soar ahead, excited about what the end will look like when […]