Begin Again: Awakening Your Giant by Melissa Pereira

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Friends, as I type these words today, any person would say that there is no hope left for me. But, Praise be unto God that my life is not defined by my current situation.

Bury Us With Dignity

Latinx Marginalized

Hey Friends, I’m over at The Lookout Magazine writing about marginalized bodies. Come over and read, Bury Us With Dignity. Thanks for joining me. Amor y Abrazos, Click here to sign up for my newsletter:

When You Lose Hope Like a Fractured Jar Unable To Hold Water

Faith Grace Strength

I know what it’s like to feel like a fractured jar, water spilling out, unable to feel full. The positive life flows in and it drips right out leaving you feeling empty. I know what

Begin Again: Endure the Inner Battle With Renegade Faith

Faith Family Grace Strength

Tomorrow morning I will wake and my tween son and teenage daughter will wake with their dads and stepmoms. Not with me. It’s been this way for years and it doesn’t get any easier. I’m

Joy is Feeling Welcome No Matter Your Circumstance

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September, 2015 We walked along the track at our neighborhood high school – Harlandale High. Training for a half marathon comes with much dedication.* The evening was warm because a September in south Texas are

#FiveMinuteFriday: Journey

Faith Strength Writing

 I’m joining #FiveMinuteFriday over at Kate Motaung’s place. The word prompt is JOURNEY.  Below is five minutes of free flow writing. The forward slashes (//) indicate where the timer started and ended. Go! In a few days,

Free Gratitude Journal from Cisneros Cafe

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Happy Thanks – Giving! This month, I’m happy to share with you a very special treat. I wrote and designed a gratitude journal for you to download and keep. The inspiration for this journal came

Waiting Makes Us Lazy Christians

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//It would be easier to tune out from the world. I’m always tempted. Social media is flooded with hateful rhetoric. I dare say, absent of productive and forward-thinking conversations. We tune out and focus on what’s