January 2014

Girl Power

Genocide: the deliberate and systematic extermination of a national, racial, political, or cultural group. I have decided that sex trafficking is genocide against women and that it’s time for women to take action to stop it. I came to this

To Be With

When Jesus saw her weeping and saw the other people wailing with her, a deep anger welled up within him, and he was deeply troubled. “Where have you put him?” he asked them. They told him, “Lord, come and see.” Then Jesus wept. (John


“I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.” (Philippians 4:13 NKJV) My daughter Vanessa loves Beyoncé. When Beyoncé announced that her new album was going to be released directly to iTunes, Vanessa had her fingers on the

Daniella’s Big Idea

(Reposted from The THRIVE! Journal Blog, November 12, 2012. This Big Idea was the beginning of the Women of Hope Ministry which today is reaching out locally to women in South Florida and internationally to women in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. The mission

Rhythms of Grace

  “Are you tired? Worn out? Burned out on religion? Come to me. Get away with me and you’ll recover your life. I’ll show you how to take a real rest. Walk with me and work with me—watch how I do it. Learn the unforced rhythms of grace