NEW BEGINNINGS 8 on 8

8 on 8- That's right, it's the 8th month and it is New Beginnings, New Creation, New Order. In case you didn't know, this is the meaning of the number 8. I love to learn the biblical meanings of…

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Navigating Through 2021


Navigating Through 2021

Were you like majority of people throughout the world, ready for 2020 to be over with? With the excitement of a new year, anticipating a reset.  In our traditions many made New Year’s resolutions, set goals, and…

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It's Bigger than the Virus

Did you ever believe you would live to see something of this magnitude? Well, I never thought I would experience a plague or famine in the land. I had someone say to me on Facebook that we don't have a…

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Write The Vision!

Write the Vision. You probably have heard this several times throughout your adult life. And you've mostly heard it quoted by a preacher, referring to Habakkuk 2:2. I can honestly say, I never heard that phrase as a kid "write…

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2020 Vision Prison Tour: Day 4

Well it's the last day of the tour, I can't believe how fast it went. 3 Prisons,so we will get back to the hotel late. Lobby call again was at 7:15am, our first event was at 8:30am. We arrived at…

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2020 Vision Prison Tour Day 3

Our lobby call was at 7:30am, and we had 3 prisons to do. We began at Vandalia Correctional in Vandalia, Illinois. We had a smooth time getting through security. The Chaplain was a nice cool young lady, her brother lives…

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2020 Vision Prison Tour: Day 2

We kicked off the day with lobby call at 7:30am. This means I got to get up at least by 6:15am. Because I have to do my blog, get dressed, make-up, breakfast and chill. Today we have 2 prisons to…

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Vision Tour 2020 Day 1

It is the 8th Annual Black History Prison Tour in Illinois. I can't believe we've been doing these for this long. This years tour is the "2020 Vision Tour". We will hit 9 prisons in 4 days. We loaded the…

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Release Your Greatness

Did you know there is GREATNESS inside of you? You have more potential than you know, it just hasn't been awakened. When I think of GREAT people a list of names come to mind. Greatness can be carried in all…

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Opposition vs. Faith

The weather was absolutely beautiful, we couldn't ask for more perfect weather. The men had the equipment already set up on the basketball area of the yard and were just as excited as we were for the event. Prison Fellowship…

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ODWG Camp at Cotton Correctional

I realized I have not written a blog post about the camps when I go. Every year I blog about the Black History Prison Tour, and I thought why don't I do this for the camps. Well, this will be…

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The Finale' 2 Prison's & The Unload

The week goes by so fast, our last day at the prison was bittersweet. The inmates always look forward to this time of the year, as we do. We had 2 prisons to go to, Robinson & Sheridan. One was…

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