Feel Good

By: Nana Manna Feeling Down? Need a Pick Me up? As we used to say when we were little… I double dog dare ya… to listen to the songs below. I can’t see any way, listening to these songs, can’t make you feel better. Go ahead… make your day. House Continue reading

Hello My Name Is

By: Nana Manna Are you bound by a label? Hi! How are you today? I hope you woke up this morning and were able to praise God for a peaceful and rest filled sleep. Too often, however, that is not the case. Isn’t it funny how we can go to Continue reading

Spiritual Nourishment

By: Nana Manna Why does the soul need feeding? 1 Peter 2:2 “Like newborn babies, long for the pure milk of the word, so that by it you may grow in respect to salvation,” Most all adults, at one time or another, have held a newborn baby in their arms. Continue reading

The Beatitudes

By: Nana Manna What are the Beatitudes? Matthew 5:3-12 (NIV) 3 “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. 4 Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted. 5 Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth. 6 Blessed are those Continue reading

Ecclesiastes: Conclusion

By: Nana Manna Introduction to Ecclesiastes: Conclusion “Live in such a way that even if given another opportunity to live your life all over again, you would still choose to live it exactly the same way that you are living your life now.”  William B. Girao So… what’s it all Continue reading

Ecclesiastes: Contentment

By: Nana Manna Introduction to Ecclesiastes: Part 10 “The greater part of our happiness or misery depends upon our dispositions, and not upon our circumstances.”  Martha Washington “Happiness is not a goal…it’s a by-product of a life well lived.”  Eleanor Roosevelt Have you ever been searching for something so hard Continue reading

Ecclesiastes: Theodicy

By: Nana Manna Introduction to Ecclesiastes: Part 9 One can never know every task performed under the sun. One can never imagine the beauty of the world over. And, one can never fathom the wonders of the Lord. Have you ever had a really busy day at work and accomplished Continue reading

Ecclesiastes: Religion

By: Nana Manna Introduction to Ecclesiastes: Part 8 “The Christian does not think God will love us because we are good, but that God will make us good because He loves us.” C.S. Lewis Religion, as defined by Merriam-Webster, is “an organized system of beliefs, ceremonies, and rules used to Continue reading

Let Us Labor

By: Gary Davis (Guest Blogger) 1 Thessalonians 11-12 “11 and to aspire to live quietly, and to mind your own affairs, and to work with your hands, as we instructed you, 12 so that you may live properly before outsiders and be dependent on no one.” Labor Day is a Continue reading

Ecclesiastes: Transition

By: Nana Manna Introduction to Ecclesiastes: Part 7 “Life is one big transition.” Willie Stargell Ahhh, but what is transition?  Dictionary.com defines transition as the, “movement, passage, or change from one position, state, stage, subject, concept, etc., to another.” So, Willie’s quote on transition pretty much sums it all up! Continue reading