Girl Changed


By: Tamara | May 31, 2017


Goodness of character can be defined in so many ways. Raising your sibling’s kids so they don’t end up in foster care is goodness. Picking up a few people to take to church every week because you want to is an act of good character. Feeding the hungry, providing school supplies for the poor, donating clothing and goods for the needy are all good deeds. But how do we implement this characteristic into our everyday life?

In my past, I never had a problem with giving. In fact, I love to give. I loved to give things, to be a provider of material things needed. I loved giving gifts and when I was able, I loved being the one who paid for someone’s wish to have a manicure, a new dress, a work wardrobe, new shoes, new makeup... I loved sendi...

By: Tamara | May 15, 2017

Love does not delight in evil...

but rejoices with the truth

I don’t want anything bad to happen to him, I just want him to stop...”

I’ve heard that statement often. I’ve even said that myself. A wayward child you want to learn a lesson, a mean co-worker you want to be fired, a rude driver you want to get a speeding ticket, or the thief who stole your valuables to be arrested. We want justice! We want people to learn their lesson. That’s what the jails are filled with, people who need a life lesson. It works for some, and for others it doesn’t.

Like many people I know, I too have had my share of injustice done toward me. In the earlier years, I wanted something major to happen to them because they had to know what they did. They had...

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