The Journey Ink

Jesus Saves or Nah?

Posted by Sharonda Cawthon on

Jesus Saves or Nah?

I have quietly observed via social media and conversations around me when individuals have expressed their opinions about Kanye West and the sincerity of his relationship with God. I have kept my opinions to myself. However, with the release of his latest musical project, Jesus is King, and the growing fame of #KanyeSundayService I just have something I want to ask you. Does Jesus save or nah? I ask this question because it seems like some people have an issue with particular individuals claiming salvation. I’m sure you, like me, have a prayer list of people close to you that...

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Domineak Miller: Leading from Grace

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Domineak Miller: Leading from Grace

Alright everyone. Hopefully by now you have read the last blog entry, Confessions from the Pastor’s Family: PK Thoughts 101. If you haven’t...you should! However, October is clergy appreciation month and this month instead of highlighting the clergy members, I am shedding light on their family. I was able to sit down with a first lady who is new in the game. Please meet Domineak Miller. Domineak was born and raised in Chicago, IL and went on to attend Southern Illinois University - Carbondale for her college career. She has resided in Southern Illinois for nearly two decades. Domineak is...

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Confessions from the Pastor's Family: PK Thoughts 101

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Confessions from the Pastor's Family: PK Thoughts 101

My father is a preacher. My husband is a preacher. My brother is a preacher. I have uncles who are preachers. I have cousins who are preachers.  All of my life I have been surrounded by preachers!!! Let me share something with you that may not cross your mind when you think about the preacher’s family; we would rather have our loved one do ANYTHING ELSE but be a preacher, especially a pastor. I am sure that I am not alone when I say that majority of those from a preacher’s family have contemplated more than a handful of times...

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This Girl has Mom Goals!

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This Girl has Mom Goals!

I have always had goals. My entire life has been based upon having goals and accomplishing those goals. My parents, especially my mother, pretty much taught my siblings and I to create goals and then learn the steps of accomplishing those goals and invest our time into those steps. The drive to make sure that I had a list and completed the list pretty much became an obsession just before high school. I wanted to attend a good high school...check! I wanted to get accepted into and attend an HBCU (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)...check! Transfer to a college closer...

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Sheridan Davis & All the Things

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Sheridan Davis & All the Things
When you become an author by the age of 22, take your second book release and create a play based on that book, release one more non-fiction book and then follow up with releasing your first two books for a fictional series all before you're 30 what do you do?! You put on a pageant! 

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