Monthly Archives: February 2014

“Share your Story”

We take a deep breath in of the pure loving air of the Heavenly Spirit, and we let it out, and we take another deep cleansing breath of all that is good and true, and we let out all that is not serving us at this time. Lord, I had no idea I had a story, I had no idea Lord, that I had a story that needed and could be shared with others about my life. I had no idea that even though I have triumphed, sometimes I faltered, and sometimes I fell, but I always got back up, and because of that rhythm of life there is a story to be told to others.

Times will not always be the best, times will be challenging, but times will also be glorious and knowing when and knowing how important it is to stand up when you fall down, that is the revelation for you in your life. Realize that you are a victor, and not a victim, realizing that all that is here to be given to you, is here to be given to you as a blessing, and when you taste an opportunity to have a piece of bitter fruit, realize that the bitterness will only last for a short period of time, because the good sweet-in-between is here to bring you to your glory.

Yes, life can be a challenge, life can be an adventure, and life can be an opportunity, to open yourself up to what is here to receive, to open yourself up to what is here to feel, to open yourself up to what is here to make the world a better place, life can be a story. Rewrite your story; rewrite your life; if something is not working for you, than you decide how you will make the change in the story. Make the change in the middle of the story, so that the ending reflects the trueness, the true love, the true beauty, the true gift, that you are to this World, change your story.

Show others that because you fell you got back up, and it was the best thing that ever happened to you. Show others that just because you had a breakdown, the breakthrough came and without the breakdown, you wouldn’t have realized the miraculous breakthrough that you were going to experience, share your story. Share your story with the World and share yourself; we all want to know how you became the amazingly magnificent expression that God always knew that you are, but now you finally realized it for yourself, and now your glorious in your story.

Now we see you shining out your light to the World, and radiating your story to share with everyone else, share your story. Share the good times that were so sweet, share those other times that felt so bitter, and share the sweet-in-between of it all that allows you to make the steps to go forward, to arrive at your promised land; share your story. Share the love that you have for yourself, with the rest of us and let us know how it feels to truly love someone, and something, and have it start with you, share your story.

Share it all, show us all of it, stand in front of the light of the Heavenly Spirit, and say this is who I am, and thank you God for letting me share my story. Stand there shining in your glory, and understand that yes, I may have been this or that, and yes, I may have felt that I was unworthy, but no no that is not my story, my story, my purpose, my life, my existence, and my love for the Heavenly Spirit shows that I too will rise up and be glorious and victorious, in what I set out to do because I have decided to stand tall and let the Lord help me rewrite my story. I have decided to stand tall to understand that the breakdown, helped me to get to the breakthrough, which allowed me to get to the glorious day that I am right here; I understand that my story, my story, my story, needed to be told.

Thank you God for giving me the strength to tell my story, thank you Heavenly Father for giving me the strength, to realize that my story was not over, and thank you God for showing me that once again by relying on you, by trusting in you, by feeling the love of the Heavenly Spirit in my body, I realized that what a story it is to be told. Thank you God for letting me share my story, thank you God, thank you God, and thank you God, and so it is, amen and amen, God bless you all

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“The Library and my adventures with the Written Word”

I remember when I was growing up I was so fascinated by the library, and I would ride my bicycle to the Martin Luther King, Jr. Library that was located in South Sacramento right off of Florin Road and 24th Street, I believe. And in that building I was an explorer, as I went through the catalogs and catalogs of Greek Mythology books, and Science Fiction, and travel anthologies, by opening up my mind to the possibilities of space travel, and time travel, and distance travel, and I was so alive with the burning illumination of a mind so open, so free, so excitable, to experience something so fresh, so new, so unique and so me.

I remember I would go to the library every day, and I would check out between 7 and 10 books and I would go home with excitement as I rode my bicycle down my street making sure that no dogs were lurking around; because I was always afraid of dogs lurking around that could get me while I was on my bicycle. So as I pedaled faster and faster home, and as I greeted my mother with “good morning, good afternoon, I love you” and I would run to my bedroom and I would close my door, and I would just read endlessly my books, and the time would pass so quickly, the day would become night, the night would become morning, and then become day again.

And as I read the pages of each book, each story, each mystery, each exciting trilogy of my super hero or super villain, or super person at that time, I remember thinking to myself this was, this is amazing. I had no idea that I was festering in my mind at that time, a life of wanting to be a dreamer, a life of being a lifelong interpreter of the numerous words that I would read on the page of each book. I remember telling myself that I thought it was so amazing that as a child I could send myself to any place I wanted to go and my mind would take me there as I floated along the clouds of pure imagination the ecstasy of it all, to know that all that I really needed in my life was not my arms, was not my legs, it was not my physical body, but my mind, and my mind was so open with the learning of new experiences, with taking the material that I would read and putting myself in the stories, and feeling myself doing the adventures, and battling the bad, and being victorious with the good, I was experiencing a life that I never, that I never knew existed.

As a child I didn’t have many friends, so my friends became the books that I read and the pages of the stories and the words of the characters became my new friends. I was able to recall their lives and their adventures and their existence through the pages and the words that I was reading. Those were the most amazing days and period of my life, the books, the exploring of my mind, the escapism into worlds and journeys, and paragraphs and sentences, it was just an amazing time. So I fast forward to now in my life and I am still inquisitive, still excited, and still amazed by the written word.

I was in the library just yesterday, and I had some things that I needed to take care of, and I remember as I was there checking out a new book, not new to the world, but new to me because I had heard about it and I was excited about the adventure it was going to bestow upon me. But while I was there I saw a little girl, she had to have been no more than eight or nine, but there she was with her little glasses, she looked just like me. As she stood at the counter with the books in her hands, and she was so excited and saying how she was going to be reading these all day, and all night, and she couldn’t wait until the last book was read, because she was going to come back and get some more books because that was what she lived for she loved reading.

That little girl wasn’t African American, she might have been Hispanic or Caucasian, but she was just like me, because the enthusiasm that she had for the written word, the enthusiasm that she was getting ready to enjoy the adventures, the journeys, the trip that she was going on with the written word was something that I too so embraced as a young child. She had little glasses on just like me and I thought it was so amazing, I said wow there’s my twin when I was that age. I still am that same little girl, the little girl who found it amazing to again have her mind opened by the written word because the written word allowed her to escape whatever troubles or perils that she dealt with in the rest of her life.

The written word allowed her to see for herself that life be it so sweet on the outside, sometimes could be so bitter on the inside; but reading, opening up your mind taking yourself on a journey that you had no idea where you were going, allowed you for periods of time to escape into something that was magical and amazing. That is what I began to realize and feel even more with my journey, and my Spiritual journey as I continue to read, and open my mind to the words of the Heavenly Spirit, and as I continued to read and open my mind to other words of text and scripture, of understanding and interpreting, and understanding what it all means to me. I began to realize once again that I’m taking myself on a journey, a journey of such illumination, a journey that will allow me to manifest the thoughts in my mind to paper so that I can share those dreams, those thoughts, those trips with others, um what a life this is to enjoy.

I want to touch the minds of our youth, as I was touched with the written word, with the love of the Heavenly Spirit now so embraced and embossed in my heart. I want to see a generation of young people opening up their minds to the possibility that everything here is not only theirs to enjoy and to be a blessing to them, but it is also here for them to rise up to the magnificent potential that they are destined to realize; and it all starts with reading, reading and opening up your mind to the possibility that life can be so sweet when it feels so bitter, by taking themselves to a new dimension, to a new universe, to a new outing, to a new adventure, to a new level, because of reading.

So I say to you today, as you go along your way, and as you look back at what brought you most pleasure, and as you realize from your past that there were some things that still remain unfinished because you didn’t realize what those things were. I ask you to open up a book, to take the time to read, and to open up your mind to the possibility that you too are still a dreamer, you too are still allowed that magnificent dream to take yourself to faraway places, to far away destinations, to faraway time periods, and faraway time travels; because just as a child looks at a book with the amazement and the illumination of a brand new thing, you too can see your life opened up again to a brand new thing, share the joy of reading, share a book, share the experience of the written word with someone else, and change your life, change your existence, and change yourself, and so it is. Amen and amen, God bless you all

“The Strength and the Wisdom”

Good day Blessed Ones;

I cannot imagine a life without the Heavenly Father being a part of it. I look back at my past, and I see that even though there were many times in my life when I was spared from a bad situation, there were also many times when it was very sad, and I didn’t have any one to cling to or anything to cling to as well. But then something amazing happened, something so amazing happened in my life that I was able to see that yes this is a life that can be so wonderful and fulfilling. When you open your mind, and you open your heart to let God in, to let something else in your life that is higher and bigger than yourself, and you rely on that unseen hand guiding you, you will actually feel that hand guiding you. You will actually see what is there to be revealed and you will actually feel the blessings being showered down on you.

I will never forget when I was at a time when I didn’t know if I should go left or if I should go right; we have all been at a crossroads in our life. You get to a point where you could go either way, you could go to the left and something positive that you could have never dreamed or imagined could happen for you. Or you could go right and your life could be filled with so much pain, and so much suffering that you could not have imagined to happen to you. So you stand there on the bank of the crossroad, and you wait to see what’s going to happen, where the wind is going to blow that is going to allow you to take the step left or right.

But before you decide to make this move you say a prayer and the prayer you say is, Lord give me the strength and the wisdom, to do what is necessary to make my life a better place for me to live. Lord give me the strength and the wisdom, to make my life a better place for us all to live, and Lord give me the strength and the wisdom, to make the best decisions with the amount of knowledge that I have at this present time, Lord give me the strength and the wisdom, to do what is right to do when the time comes for that right decision to be made.

Lord give me the strength and the wisdom, to understand that just because things are shown to me one way, does not mean that they will always be that way. Lord give me the strength and the wisdom, to see that everything everything that is given to me, that is showered on me, that is revealed to me, that is displayed to me, is here for me to learn something from, and for me to be blessed with as well. Lord give me the strength and the wisdom, to realize that the person(s) out there cannot control my life, it is the person in here, the person within myself.

I want to experience my Heaven right here; I want to experience the Heaven that was foretold to me, that will give me the blessings that will be showered down on me right here. I want the strength and the wisdom, to see that yes today is better than yesterday, to see that yes this year is better than last year, and to see that yes, everything that I learned, I will continue to build upon; Lord, give me the strength and the wisdom, to realize that it is not my job to worry what is going on around me, Lord, give me the strength and wisdom, to realize that it is not my job to worry what is happening in someone else’s home, Lord, give me the strength and the wisdom, to understand that the only home that I should be worrying about, is the home of my Heavenly Father, and the home of Jesus the Christ that’s my home. The temple that I walk around in, the body temple that I show respect and grace to; Lord give me the strength and the wisdom, to realize that it is not a problem to ask for help when help is needed, and Lord give me the strength and the wisdom, for me to realize that sometimes what is for me, is for me, and for me alone to receive from you. Lord give us the strength and the wisdom, to know that Lord everything, everything is here to be a benefit to us all.

And for me to know, that it is not, it is never a problem to ask my Father for what is needed in my life. Lord, give me the strength and the wisdom, to know that I am saved because I am loved by you. I want thank you God for all that you do in my life, I want to thank you God, for all the things that you are revealing to me, in the time that you feel that they are necessary to be revealed to me. And I want to thank you God, for this person, for this child of yours, this lover of the light, that shines out into the World, shines out into the World, because of the love of you in her heart. Thank you God, for the love and the wisdom, thank you God, for the wisdom and the understanding, thank you God, for the understanding and the clarity, thank you God, for the clarity and the blessings, and so it is, Amen and amen. God bless you all

“Pray about it”

Dear Heavenly Father, I have been thinking that I don’t spend enough time in prayer with you. I’m not spending enough time in prayer; so when I have a concern, or issue, or a challenge that I feel that is just too much for me to figure out myself, I need to pray about it, I need to sit with you my Father about it. I need to sit with you my Father, and just pray about it, and put it in your hands, and then sit back and rest assured that it will divinely be taken care of.

Lord, there is this one thing I just feel so adamant about, and that is that I realize that something new and something different is coming on the horizon, and I’m not going to shriek back from it, I am going to be open and accept it, whatever it may be. The journey that we have begun on, the journey that we have started, and this journey that will eventually come to an end; I want to enjoy the journey, I want to continue to walk down this road with you Lord in my life, and I want to experience the visitations of what all I need to learn along the way.

I want to visualize my story; I want to create a visualization of my story, and I want to be able to get up in front of people and tell them that in the beginning I didn’t know what I wanted to do, nor did I know what I wanted to be, but I figured it out because the Heavenly Father said to me, here is a gift for you. Let me give you a gift, let me give you my love, let me open up your mind, and let me give you a gift; a gift that we are all given. Every one of us is given a gift from the Heavenly Spirit, and a lot of times we don’t realize what the gift is until our time has come and gone, and we just didn’t realize what that gift was. We feel something is different, we feel something is trying to be expressed and impressed out of us into this World, but we don’t know what it is.

Instead of sitting down, and sitting in the silence, and praying for the illumination so that the gift can be revealed to us, we are kept in the dark by our own selves. We are kept in the dark by our own selves, and never able to truly realize the gift that we had been given. We are all given a gift, and that’s why I enjoy praying, I have to pray; and it’s not a begging prayer that I say to my Father, and it is not a scornful prayer that I say to my Father about how worthless and unworthy that I am to receive whatever this wonderful gift is, that is not the prayer that I am giving out.

The prayer that I am giving out is the prayer of Lord I am so grateful, and so thankful that you have blessed me. The prayer that I am giving out is, Lord I want to thank you for the gifts and all the responsibilities that come along with those gifts because I am so appreciative, and Lord you have made me so worthy. The prayer that I am talking about is a prayer affirming to the Heavenly Father that yes Lord, I see them, I see the gifts that you have given me, and yes Lord, I will use them divinely for what they are to be a representative of.

The gifts of the Heavenly Spirit that have been bestowed upon us, are the gifts that we are to use for the betterment of this World. Don’t sit back and miss the gift that you have been given, don’t sit back and realize that that is what that was, and let the train go without you; don’t sit back and think that just because you have never ever dreamed, you could have never imagined this before about yourself, but now oh my God, the thought has come to your mind, and God has given you a gift. God has given you a notion of how to use that gift, and you are being given information being relayed to you from your G.P.S. system, your “God Positioning System”, and you need to listen and work on it right away.

Pray about it, and take your time to sit, and reflect with the Heavenly Father; and, to thank him for all the blessings that you are given, and let Him know I feel what you are trying to say to me, I understand Lord you want to give my something, and I say Lord thank you, and I open up my arms, and I accept and I receive completely and fully the gifts. You are here to receive your gifts, you are here to be given your amazing gifts, for there is no other reason in this World that you are, than to have been created and birthed to receive your gifts.

And as I learned this weekend by opening up, and sharing my story with so many others, was that my story was one that could be shared, that my story was one that could be helpful, and from that I realized that we all have a story; we all have a story, and our story may be one that we felt wasn’t necessary to share, but our story, it could also be rewrote, and re-framed into something that at one time was thought of to be a negative point along our journey, it is now a positive asset, that has made us who we are, and it is glorious, our story it is glorious.

Look at your story, look at your gifts, and thank the Heavenly Father for showing you all you can be by relying and leaning on him in prayer for all that you need; thank you God, thank you God, and thank you God, and so it is . Amen and amen, God bless you all

“I Embrace the Truth that sets me Free”

I embrace the truth that sets me free, I embrace the truth that sets me free; and I see myself for who I truly am, I see myself for who I truly am.

Dear Heavenly Father, I am so grateful and so thankful for this day. And Lord even though I may not understand all that transpires through my day; I do understand and I believe this, I embrace my truth and that sets me free. I embrace my truth by understanding that I am a child of yours, I embrace my truth by fully realizing that the love that I have in my heart for those who may not love me is only because I am a child of yours. I embrace my truth and I forgive, I embrace my truth and I forgive, and it allows me to be blessed as well, it allows me to know that what was once a hindrance in my life is no longer because I embrace the love the love of the Heavenly Spirit.

And by embracing the love of the Heavenly Spirit I am let out of bondage from the words of sadness, hate, and despair. I embrace my truth and I am free, by embracing my truth, by embracing my love of the Heavenly Spirit, by embracing myself and believing in all the miracles that are possible because of the Heavenly Father, I release the pain from my life, I release the uncertainty from my journey; I allow myself to be free and to be happy. I embrace the truth in my life and I am free; I’m free to feel and see and to imagine and to experience everything that is necessary to be a blessing to you my Father, and to be of service to this world.

I embrace the truth, understanding that I am not here to be punished, I am not here to be suffering; I am here to be loved, and I am here to receive the blessings of the Heavenly Spirit, and to be of service to others to provide blessings of my works for them. I embrace my truth and I am free; what a feeling it feels like, what a feeling it feels like to once and truly feel free, free of any addictions, free of any distractions, free of any old ways of thinking, free of any self-doubt and free of any contradictions. I embrace my truth and I am free.

So I say to you today as you go along your way. Find your truth, find deep within yourself what it is that identifies you so strongly with what you are here to do, who you are here to be, and what your mission is to complete. I ask you to embrace your truth; and once embraced you will imagine a life so much better than what it is currently, once it is embraced you will fathom an existence so far more peaceful and happier than what you are experiencing, once it is embraced you will feel how amazingly refreshing it is to be free, to be free. Embrace your truth, embrace your love for the World, and embrace your love for yourself; see an opportunity to embrace your truth as you are set free as well.

We thank you Heavenly Father for these words today, we thank you Heavenly Father for the love that you have instilled in our hearts; and we realize that we are magnificent expressions of yours, continue to allow us to embrace our truth, as we continue to free ourselves from our own self bondage, and for this we say in thanksgiving, thank you God, thank you God, and thank you God, and so it is. Amen and amen, God bless you all

“Change can be amazingly refreshing”

Today what was ringing in my mind was change can be amazingly refreshing. When we first think of change; we think of change as something uneasy, we think of change as something unimaginable, and we think of change as something not being positive. But what I would like for you to think of change as, as an opportunity for something amazingly refreshing and new to come into your life. Look at change as something that whether we choose for it to happen or not, it occurs, but once the change has appeared in our lives it is usually something so much sweeter than we realized it to be.

We first saw change as a challenge to something that was so amazingly correct for us as the status quo but then we realized after the change had occurred that what we were grasping to stay the same was not allowing us to grow and stretch. Change is the only thing in this world that you can best believe will occur to you continually in your life. And how you receive that change, how you receive the new and amazingly refreshing change in your life will determine how sweet the experience will be.

I look at change now as something that is necessary in order for me to evolve, to develop, to manifest, into something more than what I am right now; and, I see everything that changes in my life has come about at a time when growth was needed, came about at a time when expansion was necessary, it came about at a time when I needed to stretch myself. Change is amazingly refreshing; change is something that you should be excited about, that you should be ecstatic about, and something that you should be looking forward to, around the corner, and around the bend.

So today as you experience and realize once again that a change is coming and a change is happening in your life, take a deep breath in and breathe in that love of the Heavenly Spirit that is yours to have, and then exhale out into the atmosphere the old you who now because of the change, is amazingly and pleasantly refreshed, may the love of the Heavenly Father provide for you always and in all ways a life filled with surprises, a day filled with love, and a heart open wide to experience it all. Change is amazingly refreshing, God bless you all

“Love Blesses Every Relationship”

Every relationship in my life has been blessed with love. The love of the Heavenly Spirit, the love of myself, and the love that I am able to show others, and to show my World, love blesses every relationship. The first relationship of love that I experienced was the love of my physical Mother and Father; the love that they showed me evolved into a lasting loving relationship they shared with themselves for long years past. The second form of love that I experienced in my life, was the love I share with my beloved, as the love we continue to nurture for each other, the love that we continue to share with each other, and the love of the Heavenly Spirit allows us to continue with each other.

But the third force of love, the third vision of love that I am embracing myself with at this time, is the love I share with the World. Letting the World know that love is all we need, and love is something that is so dear and so needed in all of our lives. Love, those four letters how amazing they are to every ones view. I love myself, I love the Heavenly Spirit, and I love you; for the love I feel for you is the love I give to you, because you are a child of the great “I Am” and because of that I will always have love for you, as I know you will always have love for me as well.

Love blesses the relationship; love is a blessing for every relationship, love allows each relationship to flourish the way it was meant to be. Love, love, love, may you today on the day designated as a day of love for all forms of love, may you today find it within yourself to love yourself, to love someone else, and to love the Heavenly Spirit that gave you your first introduction to the word love into your life; love is a blessing to every relationship, let love be a blessing in your life today, let love be a blessing that shows out into the World, how much love you have in your heart, and let love come from you as the amazing aura that it is, and shine a light out from you into this World that shows everyone that you meet, that love is your favorite four letter word. Love, love, love, God bless you all, and so it is, Amen and amen

“Right Here, Right Now”

Dear Heavenly Father, I am so grateful and so thankful for this day. Dear Lord I realize that once again even though the World may show me that things are one way; you have shown me that that is not the way. Right here and right now, I am blessed, right here and right now, I live in abundance, right here and right now, I see all good things in my life, and that is because that is the only way I choose to see my World.

I do not choose to see my World filled with limitations, I do not choose to see my World filled with lack, and I do not choose to see my World filled with poverty; no I see my World abundant, prosperous, full of opportunity, full of love, and full of all good things. Right here, right now, is what I have said to myself is the moment that I will continually believe forevermore that my life will be what it was always intended to be, right here, right now, I will see for myself as I see for everyone else a cornucopia of blessings. Right here, right now, we do not look at lack, we do not look at poverty, we do not look at indifference, because right here and right now what we see is good.

Change the way you see your World, and change yourself; start with the moment right here and right now, and realize that every time you open your eyes is an opportunity to see something different in your life, every time you open your eyes, is an opportunity to feel the love of God in your soul, to feel the love of God on your back, saying to you constantly “I’ve got this, we have this, we together will make this, what we want it to be”.

I have been sitting here today, thinking about what I could say today that was going to be beneficial to not only myself, but to the World; I said yes we are going through a flu epidemic, oh my gosh my head cold is still causing me problems, but what I say to you today is that, right here and right now I see myself healthy, I see myself healthful, I see a healthiness in my body, I claim my healing, right here, right now, and that is what I see. Now the World may see me sick, and the World may see me tired, and the World may see me rundown; but what I see, and what I envision, and what I am showing on my screen of my reality is that I am well, I am whole, I am healthy, and I am abundant.

So I say to you today, when you look at what your past was, and you look at what your future is to be, look at right here and right now, and tell me what do you see? And I will remind you, that right here and right now, is the moment of your glory, right here and right now, is the moment that you and the Heavenly Father are walking together making your glory appear real. Right here and right now, the Heavenly Father says to you as he says to us all, don’t fret my child, for you will be given the blessing that you so desperately deserve, you will be given the blessing that you so deserve, you will be given the blessings that will be coming to you, you will be given the blessings of the Heavenly Spirit, and let the Heavenly Spirit shine down on you the blessings that you deserve today, right here and right now.

Open up your heart, to receive those blessings, open up your heart, to receive the love that is waiting to be given to you; and I say to you open up your mind to see for yourself the positive, the prosperity, and the abundance of so much goodness, coming to you right now that there is no, no room for anything other than that; right here, right now is your blessing; right here, right now is your blessing, right here and right now is your blessing, and so it is Amen and amen. God bless you all,

“Today is your Day for Favor”

Dear Heavenly Father, I am so grateful and so thankful for today. Lord I see a blessing coming today, today is the day that we will receive favor, today is the day that we will receive blessings, today is the day that we will receive the love of the Heavenly Spirit, today is the day. We have prayed about it, we have meditated about it, we have sat in the stillness about it, and what we found was this; today was the day that favor was coming. Today is the day that the love that we have waited for to be given to us in our lives will appear, today is the day that all that we have imagined, all that we have been foretold, and all that we have seen to be a blessing in our lives will come because today is the day.

We will not forget the feelings that we have felt today, when we received the blessings of the Heavenly Spirit; we will not forget the days we waited to receive those blessings and wondering if they were going to come, we prayed, we meditated, we sat in the stillness listening for the little musings of today is the day that you will receive favor, don’t give up, and don’t give up on yourself, because today is the day that the Heavenly Father will shine down on you all the blessings that you need. Today is the day that you will receive the love that you have waited for all your life, today is the day that you will feel within your heart, within your heart space, the love of the Heavenly Spirit that you could not have even imagined to feel and receive from man.

Today is the day, don’t waste today; meet today with open arms, with an open heart, and with an open mind, and say that I am ready for the blessings, I am ready for the favor, I am ready for all, that you are going to give me because today is the day. May you always remember who and whose you are, may you always remember that today was the day that you received what you have been waiting for, and may you always remember that it is because of you, and the love that you have for the Heavenly Spirit, and the love that the Heavenly Spirit has for you, that has given you today as the day for your favor. Today is the day for your favor, today is the day for your favor, and so it is. Amen and amen, God bless you all