Archive for March, 2011

 

The Power of Prayer

March 23rd, 2011Posted by Darlene

When Aretha Franklin sang the song “I say a little prayer for you” in the 1970s many did not imagine that the soulful pledge would become truly the stuff she believed. Growing up the daughter of a Baptist preacher in Detroit I imagine she knew the true power of prayer. More and more people, believers, […]

The Best Is Yet To Come: The Season of Preparation

March 11th, 2011Posted by Darlene

The Lenten Season has begun and as Christians, we ought to get excited about our Lenten journey. This is our season of preparation.  “Then Jesus was lead by the Spirit into the desert to be tempted by the devil. He fasted for forty days and forty nights, and afterwards, he was hungry.”                — Matthew 4:1-2 […]