Author Archives: simplyerink

Be Still

God are you there because I am stuck at the intersection of ‘make a U-turn, keep straight, turn right and turn left’ and honestly I’m extremely confused and lost. Can I get some help here? Hello? Hellloo! I know this call didn’t drop. Op, it did. Ugh! That’s my line of communication with God from […]

When Dead Things Resurface Shove Them Back In The Grave, Dust Yourself Off and Carry On

Wait a minute I am positive I nipped that situation in the bud. Oh no no, that thing has been dead and buried for years. Surely I locked that door, threw away the key and called it quits. There’s no way my past has resurfaced as I have made it my duty to forget that […]

You Are Valuable in the Body of Christ

Have you ever felt as though you were in competition with someone who shares the same objectives and goals as yourself? When you look back at your level of productivity to achieve the assignment set before you, do you find yourself frustrated, envious, hopeless, and burned out because your level of impact or influence isn’t as effective as your neighbor(s)? Do you find […]

Faith can make us uncomfortable, but it’s a necessity in order that we may mature…

Faith, it’s such a scary concept. Walking off into the unknown makes us cringe and uncomfortable. And though it’s not the most ideal avenue to take faith is the best thing that can ever happen to us. It requires us to trust in someone who’s wiser and mightier than us. It forces us to be […]

31 Days of Transformation 

“When you’re sick and tired of being sick and tired they’ll be nothing anyone can say or do to you to keep you where you are”, in the paraphrased words of my lovely mother.  There’s been so much commotion going on in my life. It appears that after every mountain there’s another one over the […]

The Move That Turned My World Right-side Up

Hello people! It’s been some time since I’ve shared anything with you all, but here I am with a testimony. 1 year ago–as of April 22nd–I packed up my belongings and drove over a thousand miles from Florida to Austin, Texas. I never knew that taking a leap of faith would remove me from every […]

Have You Forgiven You?

Forgiveness, it’s a melody that’s been prancing around me and a tune I’ve been humming for the past week. The song goes a little something like this: “Show me how to love the unlovable Show me how to reach the unreachable Help me now to do the impossible Forgiveness, forgiveness Help me now to do […]