Random Thoughts

Know That I Am God While You’re Being Still

by Yvonne Chase

We’re used to being busy. Society says if you’re busy you’re productive. If you’re not busy, then you’re not productive. You’re not doing enough. The busier we are, the more productive we’re said to be, however, how many of us know that’s not true? Instead of busyness, we are faced with stillness. You ever do […]

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Give Us This Day Our Daily Bread

by Yvonne Chase

Guess what? I found toilet paper. It was a Wednesday afternoon on a random stop into Walgreens to pick up something else when I turned my head and boom there it was; a shelf with individual Big Rolls of toilet paper. My favorite kind. And it was on sale; 10 rolls for $5. I immediately […]

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Rona Is Forcing Us To Shift How We Be

by Yvonne Chase

Who would’ve thunk it? Three months into 2020 and we’re on lockdown. New York City schools are closed, Broadway is dark, church services are canceled indefinitely because of the 500 max ban and we’re all in the house because of Rona AKA the Coronavirus. Rockefeller Center was quiet as a mouse on Friday and you […]

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Walk Away As Jesus Did

by Yvonne Chase

Evil doesn’t always come sporting a goatee & carrying a pitchfork. It doesn’t always present itself with malice. It can use words of love, faith, proper authority, and even scripture. But evil always destroys. Sometimes quickly sometimes slowly, but eventually it takes its toll. Gary Thomas shared those words in his new book When To […]

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Sergey Made The First Day Of 2020 Great

by Yvonne Chase

Hello readers, what’s been the best part of your New Year so far? I smiled from ear to ear when I looked down at my phone and saw a happy new year text from Sergey, my former neighbor. That text made the first day of 2020 great! Sergey and I lived on the same floor […]

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Who Knew A Hug Could Cause Such Anger!

by Yvonne Chase

Last week, the world witnessed an unbelievable act of forgiveness when Brandt Jean, the brother of Botham Jean who was shot to death by Amber Guyger chose to give her a hug in the courtroom. Watch the video below and we’ll talk after… Forgiveness is a topic I study and read about often because I’ve […]

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Gimme A Break I Sure Deserve It

by Yvonne Chase

I didn’t plan to take a break from blogging, however, that’s exactly what happened. Guess I needed it. A lot goes into uploading a weekly blog post; research that often leads to Bible study then there’s searching for the right images, SEO optimization, tags and of course coming up with a catchy title like this […]

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Adrienne Houghton says, “Church Is Like A Hospital”

by Yvonne Chase

Have you ever been sick and went to a hospital? Why did you go? Unfortunately, I have been to the hospital/ER and in the hospital more times than I care to remember. With each stay, my goal was to get better as quickly as possible. That’s why I went; to get better, not remain the […]

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25 Things You Don’t Know About Me

by Yvonne Chase

Today is a holiday so I decided to take a holiday from serious posts and do a fun post that gives you an opportunity to learn about me. My ultimate hope is to learn something about you. 1. I once tried Tim Ferris’ Comfort Zone Challenge on a second date. I convinced my date to […]

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Act Right, Do The Right Thing And Do Better

by Yvonne Chase

I am tired of reading post after post about forgiveness and grace without any mention of how we ought to live. Yes, we have to forgive others if we want to be forgiven by our Heavenly Father. With that said, can we get some “act right” in our spirit? Some do the right thing? Some […]

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