This week I planted seeds with my students as we began learning about plants. They were so excited. After we planted our seeds we set them in the window while we waited for them to grow. And by the next day one of my students walked up to their cup to peek at their plant.… Continue reading As the flower grows
I remember when I was young, the excitement I would get around dinner time. The aroma of a home cooked meal, filling the house. Flowing from the kitchen to the back of the house, meeting me right in my room. I would stand in the doorway, unable to keep still as I waited to be… Continue reading Trust God is preparing it for you
You hear me! By Destiney McIntosh God, I know you hear me You've shown me In all the ways you've made for me You hear me When I cry When I plea When I give you glory Lord, You hear me Peace fills my heart When I think of how you hear me I can’t… Continue reading You hear me!
I feel like a completely different person leaving 2020 than the one who came in. Which I guess is the point of time right? Change? Seasons? Life has passed in about 365 days... So much life. So many moments that inevitably have turned into memories. Even the person I was standing at the door of… Continue reading 2020
During this time, it is easy to become overwhelmed. Honestly, any unfavorable time is an opening for distress. I was having a conversation with my coworker just now, about my efforts to remain calm and at peace. I was reminded of when the Lord spoke to me a few years ago when I was in… Continue reading Rest
And he said to her, Daughter be of good cheer; your faith has made you well. Go in peace. (Luke 8:48) This was the Lord's command to the woman with the issue of blood after she came forth as the one who touched Him in order to receive healing. Immediately His power flowed through her,… Continue reading Go in peace
By Destiney McIntosh How glorious it is You always answer when I call Turn my situation around And I am not the only who comes to you Calls for you Needs you It's not too much for you to hold me too You have time for me too Making room for you is the least… Continue reading You have time for me too
By Destiney McIntosh I let go of my way I let go of my idea I let go of my desire I cling to you Your word says to cling to that which is good I surrender it all to you I let go, LORD I let go...
A queen's crown By Destiney McIntosh Like the leaves on the trees grow So does my afro Every kink Welcoming the sun Every one Forming my crown Yes, I am royalty The daughter of a King Set towards the mark Of the prize of a high calling And like the leaves on the trees grow… Continue reading My hair journey
When the sun sets By Destiney McIntosh Light seems infinite Until the moment the sun kisses the horizon Here and gone the light feels Day turns to night As the light disappears with the sun Night teaches me to take in the light Down to the last sliver that kisses the horizon -8.20.20