The Surrogate: A short story by Shubricca L Bell. Part 3

“I feel like I’m giving life and love. Love is just as precious as life. Both are eternal, and cannot be destroyed, only transferred. I don’t feel like I’m losing anything by giving. I didn’t know my purpose in life for a long time, and I would have never thought I’d be a surrogate for…

The Surrogate: A short story by Shubricca L Bell. part 2

“Mom, can you believe he was married with kids,” Davi said. “Well, that explains why he wanted to keep things casual at thirty eight. I mean, what man or woman pushing forty, wants to play the field? No one our age has time for that. We’re close to retirement.  We want to build, create families,…

It’s not about how many, but how much.

It doesn’t matter how much you are producing, as long as you’re fruitful, you’re on the right track! Let me explain.  Matthew 13:3-8 NIV Then he told them many things in parables, saying: “A farmer went out to sow his seed. As he was scattering the seed, some fell along the path, and the birds…

Wake up and focus on me. – God.

Everything you’ve been through in life, up to this very point, has prepared you for this very moment. The good, the bad, the happy, the sad, the beautiful, the ugly, the victories, the tragedies, the past, the present. You can do this. I know it may feel like you can’t, because you may be different,…

Love is the only thing that conquers everything!

The truth of the matter is we’re all fighting some kind of demon. We’re not perfect but God loves us still. In this life we will mess up more times than we can count. We will do things we know isn’t right, but our emotions will get in the way, and we will try to…

Evening pep talk: Embrace the uniqueness in you!

As long as you keep your eyes on what God is doing for other people, you’ll never see the great things He’s doing through you! You’re already blessed and loved. You’re already well taken care of. You have everything you need, and there’s more to come. Your cup runneth cover. God has made you the…

Give it to God.

It’s not too late to come to God. It doesn’t matter what you’re going through or what you’ve done. God is greater and His love for you is everlasting! Trust Him with your life. Let the pains of your past go. The cares of this world may be overwhelming and it can feel suffocating, but…

It’s my time!

Ever watched a person’s life take off and admired their journey? You couldn’t help but to be inspired, right? Yet, something in you may have said, “When will “my time” come? Oftentimes we think of “our time” as a time of fulfillment and excitement. I mean, we’ve been working towards a specific goal or dreams,…

The dry place.

Are you in a place you don’t understand ? Does it feel like you’re alone in the wilderness? Do you feel weary and unfulfilled? Do you feel stuck or unsure of which path to take? If so, be encouraged my friend. ♥️ Matthew 4:1 The Holy Spirit led Jesus into the desert, so that the…

There’s purpose in your pain! ♥️

I remember when I was younger, I’d ask God what my purpose was. I’ve always loved to write, but never thought it was the reason I was put on this earth, until after I went through a divorce. After taking time to heal, I said, “I want to use my love for writing to help…