The Trouble With Truth

Have you noticed how some cultures are better at passing on family and generational history than others?

Spiritually Speaking….. Forgiven and Forgive

I am re-reading a book that I highly recommend by Beth Moore, Jesus, the One and Only. It reminds me rather vigorously that forgiveness is still a critical concept in the life of so many so called Christians, who profess ...

Spiritually Speaking….. Drop and Give Me 20

There is a perspective prevalent in our faith that our suffering is an integral part of God’s plan to ready us for the struggle of spreading the good news of Jesus Christ. Depending on your point of view you might ...

The Trouble With Truth

Don’t be discouraged! Every journey in this life is fraught with detours of one kind or another.

Spiritually Speaking….. Change is Never Spare

Most of us would agree with the concept that one sure thing that we know about life is change.

Spiritually Speaking….. Sower vs. Seed, Which One are You?

A minister recently reminded me of something I pray will also benefit you in understanding your walk in faith.

Former AG: ‘Religious freedom’ bills excuse discrimination

Former Georgia Attorney General Michael Bowers said Tuesday that two bills being debated by lawmakers create an excuse to discriminate against LGBT people or break state laws and are “deserving of a quick death.’’

Spiritually Speaking…..Faith Is Still A Verb

A minister recently reminded me of something I pray will also benefit you in understanding your walk in faith. The pastor reminded those, who would claim Christ as their own, that being a Christian is part of an evolutionary process.

Spiritually Speaking….. Friends Make the Difference

Wounds from a friend can be trusted, but an enemy multiplies kisses.” Proverbs 27:6. This is an effort to get you to define who your friends really are.

Spiritually Speaking….. Refresh With Paul

I am trying again to internalize that today is the day the Lord has made. Don’t complicate it. The more complicated the world seems, the simpler it is to understand God’s Word. I’m reminded every day and sometimes get caught ...

Spiritually Speaking: 2015, All About A Giving Attitude

A lot of us have an unspoken perspective when it comes to tithing. We don’t always see it the way the pastor explains it. It sounds a little like a “here we go again thing” rather than a “here’s our ...

Cash And Carry Please

I have recently been getting an education about prayer. Be it my Bible study class or Sunday sermon, or simply a saint trying to answer my questions about the power of prayer. I’m finding ‘thank you’ is probably as powerful ...

Spiritually Speaking: How Strange Are You?

When you take a hard look at the Bible, you see some things that really register. For instance, in scripture it’s understood that God uses people in the strangest ways. I guess what I’m really trying to say is God ...

Spiritually Speaking….. Refresh With Paul

remember reviewing the letters of Paul in Bible study. In doing so I was constantly reminded that one cannot look at Paul without really seeing Jesus’ amazing handiwork.

Former Atlanta Resident Celebrates 50 Years As A Pastor

Bishop Jerry L. Maynard Sr. will celebrate 50 years of pastoral ministry on Sunday October 12, 2014 at Cathedral of Praise COGIC located at 4300 Clarksville Pike in Nashville, TN.