For The Mom Who Needs To Get Off Her High Horse

IFEOMA SAMUEL | May 28, 2017

She was so sure she would get it right. She always does. Certainly can’t happen to me. I take extra care..when it comes to my baby. But in less than 30 seconds all that changed. Those were one of the longest 30…..

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For The Mom Who Doesn’t Feel Beautiful Anymore!

IFEOMA SAMUEL | May 23, 2017

“I don’t feel beautiful anymore”. “I look older, unkempt so not like I used to be”. I have heard those lines. In fact, as recent as a few days ago. May be you’ve uttered them too. I know a few…..

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Being Mom When Unexpected The Happens

IFEOMA SAMUEL | May 20, 2017

I have never known a survivor at least not in person until we became neighbors. Standing from afar, we never know how much other women endure. We don’t how far and how hard their journey have been. There’s a lot beneath…..

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For The Mom Who Wants To Live On Her Own Terms

IFEOMA SAMUEL | May 17, 2017

She was drained. A shadow of the once vibrant woman I was knew. ‘I have lost who I used to be. I am not the same person’. She said. Something in her had slumbered. She admits to seizing the drive…..

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For The Mom Afraid To Wear Her Shoes

IFEOMA SAMUEL | May 15, 2017

My daughter has a knack for boots. She would always to slip her feet into my boots. Giggle with so much excitement. Cheering herself as though she had won a prize. Struggling to lift a tower-sized heel is an enormous job…..

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For The Mom Who Is Anxious Of The Future

IFEOMA SAMUEL | May 10, 2017

It is was a frantic panic. Like an eagle facing the eye of the storm, I stuffed a few of my stuff into the suitcase. No inkling whatsoever. What had I said yes to? Moving miles away from family, friends…..

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Breaking The Chains Of Fear

IFEOMA SAMUEL | May 8, 2017

Keep thy heart with all diligence; for out of it are the issues of life. Proverbs 4:23 I froze. Uncontrollable tears trickled down as I watched the horrific video sent to me. In between pity, anger, confusion, fears, I can’t put…..

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How To Find Hope In the Mess Of failure

IFEOMA SAMUEL | April 27, 2017

Why didn’t they choose me? A door shut against an opportunity. Another failure recorded. The sands of time don’t wait. They trickle away slowly but steadily. The laughter lines fade with each insurmountable mountain. Alone and lost in the island…..

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Becoming The Cross Girl

IFEOMA SAMUEL | April 26, 2017

She stared steadily at the cross that hung on the wall. Then she made An Unlikely Prayer. We hang the cross in our homes but it’s more important we keep it in our hearts. It is a reminder of our heavenly…..

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When The Mountain Waits For You

IFEOMA SAMUEL | April 24, 2017

Jesus said go get the colt which no one has ever sat on.  Do you notice the disciples reaction to the instruction? The disciples didn’t complain or say why, how… They followed instructions. They had no doubt in their hearts…..

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3 Keys to the Mountain

IFEOMA SAMUEL | April 19, 2017

What if you were told you had 30 minutes to escape for your life? I’m sure that would be your most scary moment! The rules were clearly stated… Escape to the Mountain and don’t look back! For some reason you…..

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The Danger of Partial Obedience

IFEOMA SAMUEL | April 12, 2017

Bible Study: Genesis 19: 10-29 Escape to the mountain…but he chose a small city, Zoar. Did He obey? At least he left Sodom, we would say but that was Partial Obedience. He sought permission to do less than perfect instruction……

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