SHOUTOUT ATLANTA

A few weeks ago, ShoutoutAtlanta reached out to get my perspective on Risk-Taking. It was an honor. That interview went live on Tuesday, March 9th on ShoutoutAtlanta! Sharing that interview here: https://shoutoutatlanta.com/meet-marlene-maina-chair-founder-josiahkids-inc/. So humbled and grateful for the opportunity God has afforded me to do the work I do. For HIS glory, Journey well.

this one is cute

This is my daughter Joy. She is now 11. When Joy was 2yrs old, @therealnewtonmaina and I welcomed her sister Journey into the family when an aunt visiting from New Jersey in Joy’s hearing exclaimed. “This one is cute!” As she picked up the brand new baby. Nine years later, I am still enraged byContinue reading “this one is cute”

Drawing your final goal

Drawing your final goal in life is one of the most important things you will ever do. This exercise however, will not come without a price. The first question you will need to wrestle with is that daunting question that gnaws: “why am I really here?” What difference was a I created to make? AnContinue reading “Drawing your final goal”

Light of the world – trample the darkness

No petroleum. Not fish oil. Not peanut oil. Only olive oil. But the BEST Olive Oil. Consecrate me, LORD. And fill me with your Spirit and with Power. Oil for the LIGHT you have called me to be. Light of the world, make me like you. Exodus 25:6 – Oil for the light, spices forContinue reading “Light of the world – trample the darkness”

THE GREATNESS OF OUR DIFFICULTIES IS PERMITTED TO ELICIT THE GREATNESS OF GOD’S POWER

No one knows what facing one difficult battle after another feels like, more than our beloved war general Joshua. His whole life was characterized by challenges, struggles and endless battles. Born in Goshen (the lower side of Egypt), Joshua was a Hebrew from the tribe of Ephraim (meaning he was a direct descendant of Joseph,Continue reading “THE GREATNESS OF OUR DIFFICULTIES IS PERMITTED TO ELICIT THE GREATNESS OF GOD’S POWER”

HOW THE PROGRESS OF EVIL RECEIVED A DECISIVE CHECK

CREDIT | F.B. Meyer on Elijah For more than a hundred years the tide had been running strongly against the truth of God. Idolatry had passed from the worship of Jeroboam’s calves to that of Baal and Astarte, with the licentious orgies and hideous rites which gathered around the ancient worship of the forces ofContinue reading “HOW THE PROGRESS OF EVIL RECEIVED A DECISIVE CHECK”

WHAT IS GOD LOOKING FOR?

He is looking for men and women whose hearts are completely His–completely. He is certainly not looking for perfect people, since there are none. But He is searching for men and women with these three specific things (taken directly out of Chuck Swindoll’s book David: A Man of Passion and Destiny) I. Spirituality A personContinue reading “WHAT IS GOD LOOKING FOR?”

2020 – THE BIRTH-PAIN OF A NEW AWAKENING

This is a year of birth-pain. The dawning of a NEW awakening. YOU ARE BLESSED WITH: Prosperity; that you may be thoughtful and enrich those around you! Peace; that you may bring hope where you go! Protection; that you may be protective of others! Provision; that you may be the answer to someone’s need! Patience;Continue reading “2020 – THE BIRTH-PAIN OF A NEW AWAKENING”

OF WHAT VALUE IS AN IDOL?

Of what value is an idol, since a man has carved it? Or an image that teaches lies? For he who makes it trusts in his own creation; he makes idols that cannot speak. Woe to him who says to wood, ‘come to life!’ or to lifeless stone, ‘Wake up!’ Can it give guidance? ItContinue reading “OF WHAT VALUE IS AN IDOL?”