Monday, December 19, 2005

My Born Son

Today marks the 17th birthday of my born son! I thank God for allowing me to have this child some seventeen years ago!

In the month of August 1982 I had fallen sick one Friday morning with what I thought was the flu. I stayed home from work that morning, hoping by the weekend that whatever I had would pass! Then by Sunday afternoon, my parents had come home from church, and my sickness seems to had worsen, so my mom and dad decided to take me to the emergency room of the local hospital. At this time I was not able to walk, they had to place me in a wheelchair, and wheel me into the hospital. My blood was draw, and tests were given, but the results came back that I had some type of stomach virus. So I was prescribed some medicine and released to go home.

Monday morning came, I felt like the medicine was working, but by that evening; the illness was getting worse, the pain in my stomach was beyond painful. I was not able to keep any food on my stomach! I could not imagine what was happening to me!

Tuesday morning arrived, it was nice day! I got up and dress myself for work! I felt absolutely great (I thought)! Then by the time I stepped outside to get into my car a stronger pain occurred, than what I had experienced earlier that week, it stuck me in my lower abdomen. It buckled me over, I then returned back into the house, and call my job to let them know, that I did not feel any better, and maybe by Wednesday I will be back into the office to work. If I could recall I was taken to the hospital again Tuesday evening, and released for home with the same diagnosis (stomach virus).

Wednesday morning arrived, I had a terrible night before, and that morning I was not getting any better! I remember my mother in the kitchen, fixing me soup, but at this time nothing was staying on my stomach. I remember my oldest sister had come home for lunch, and I faintly remember my sister telling my mother, that "we need to take me to another local hospital, and to get another opinion". To this day I thank God for my mother and sister for following their spirit. At the arrival at the other hospital I was admitted and more tests were ran, they still were not able to diagnosis my condition. So the next best thing was to perform exploratory surgery.

After all the pain I had experience I did not want to undergo surgery, but one day a doctor visited my room upon entering, I notice he had on a white jacket, but I did not really notice a name tag. At this time some guests,and I were talking and laughing, which I had not been able to this in a while. The doctor said "hello, he walked over to the right side of my bed and press in my right side and said it was my appendrix, and that I needed immediate surgery". Too this day I did not see this doctor anymore after my surgery! I think about it today, and realized that this person was my angel.

To make a long story shorter, my appendix had already rupture, sending poison thoughout my body, and I remember my mother and father visiting me in ICU, and she was crying! I had ask her why she was crying, after I had recovered, and my mother told me that I so close to dying that the only advice the doctors could give both my mother and father, "was that I was very sick girl and to pray that I recover. And praise be to God it is 2005 and I did recover! But I was told by the doctor in my follow up visit, that it is probable that with all the poison that with thoughout my body, that I may not be able to have children.

When I finally met the my current husband I told him what the doctor's had said, and he told me "we will worry about that mountain when it happens". So when we decide to have children, we prayed that God would show a sign that we could have a child. We conceived our first child, which ended in a devastating miscarriage, but we did not give up my husband and I ask to God show us a sign, and believed the first child was the sign. Then one year from the date of my miscarriage I was expected with my current son, and I prayed that God allow me to carry this child full term. And God did!

~So today December 19, 2005, I am thanking God for my child today! And I pray today for many many more years to come!

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About the author: Lady Evelyn Johnson, is a mother, wife, sister, speaker, writer, singer, and is walking in her destiny that God has pour inside of her. Evelyn is the founder and creator of Empowered Christian Women website http://www.empoweredchristianwomen.ws/, http://www.empoweredchristianwomenblogspot.com/, and this wonderful blog site http://www.empoweredchristianwomenradioshow.com/. Evelyn is reaching out to all women to empower, encourage, and motivate all women spiritually! There is a gift in all of us, God has saw to that when he created us, before placed us inside of our mother's womb. So move into your Destiny today!

Tuesday, December 06, 2005

C.H.R.I.S.TMAS TIME IS HERE!

Finally the year I really truly enjoy is here! I have been listening to the news outlets, on how people wanted to force Christ out of Christmas, or afraid to say the word, as if this word has committed a crime! I was proud when the people stood up and put Christmas back into the main stream of what December stood for! All my life I grew up hearing and looked forward to celebrating Christmas!

Even though I celebrated and worship Christ throughout the year; Christmas was even more special by setting aside precious time to celebrate our Lord and Savior. Around my household growing up Jesus was the reason for this season! I remember my parents would teach us how Jesus Christ died for our sins that we might have the right to the tree of life. My parent always to said to be like Christ, we must love our neighbors, give to the unfortunate, care for one another, and always put Christ first in our lives!

And I cannot forget the person that carried this precious person in her womb, none other than Mary the mother of Jesus! I truly thank God for Joseph for not casting Mary away! Joseph could have been a person to not accept the calling that was placed upon Mary's life. I thank Joseph for being a true man of God allowing his spirit to work, and not the flesh!

We as a people have something to be thankful for!


"The word of CHRIST reaches the MASses."


Luke 2:11 - "For unto you is born this day in the city of David a Saviour, which is Christ the Lord."

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About the author: Lady Evelyn Johnson, is a mother, wife, sister, speaker, writer, singer, and is walking in her destiny that God has pour inside of her.  Evelyn is reaching out to all women to empower, encourage, and motivate all women spiritually! There is a gift in all of us, God has saw to that when he created us, before placed us inside of our mother's womb. So move into your Destiny today!

Thursday, November 17, 2005

The Many Hats That We Wear!

I have been tending to some motherly duties lately, and I have not had time to post each day as I had planned! However you know family comes first! You know the many hats that women wears, mother, wife, doctor, teacher, counseler, and many many more that I can continue to name. Do you remember a commerical saying "Calgon Take Me Away"? I have been in need of a "Calgon" moment lately. As a young single woman at the time I would hear this commerical, I did not really realized the meaning of the statement, but boy I know now! I take my hat off to all women, that are juggling multitask lifestyles, and especially our single moms.

On the spiritual side, just like we need a "Calgon" moment, we need and "God" moment. So set aside some time for spiritual meditation. If you feel unbalance use some quiet time to prioritze your to do list. If you have older children, teach them to take on some of your responsiblities. I have one child, but I am teaching him to cook, and clean the house. I always tell him you will some day have your own place, and you need to know these things when it is time for you move out.

So this is the time to reflect on how many hats you are wearing, write your list out, and you will be surprised on how multitask you are! The one person that comes to mind is the Virtuous Woman. We are similar to this woman of grace, she rose early to tend to her families needs, she sew, she wore fine linen, brought property, only to name a few. And the best part her family rosed and called her BLESSED!

Proverbs 31:10 - Who can find a virtuous woman? For her price is far above rubies!

Wednesday, November 09, 2005

Spiritual Health Watch

We are approaching the season for feasting, and this means everything on the plate will not be healthy for consumption. So be wise, watchful and prayerful of the types of food that are consumed. There are so many people in the US today that suffers with some form of diabetes, high blood pressure, and many more health issues that I am unable to name. It is going to be challenging for me because I do most of the cooking, and I am sure majority of the women will be cooking over the holidays, and you know what happens when you cook. You are constantly sampling your food (I know I do). So again, if you suffer with high blood pressure, or diabetes, please be sure you take your prescribed medicine regularly. Exercise daily by walking, and before starting any exercise program; always check first with your physician.

Remember our body is the temple of God. And we must maintain a healthy life style, to continue the work of our father. I believe and know our heavenly father wants our bodies healthy, that our souls shall prosper! And in your leisure please visit the follow sites http://www.healthywomen.org/, and http://www.4women.gov/.


3 John 1:2 - Beloved, I wish above all things that thou mayest prosper and be in health, even as thy soul prospereth!

Wednesday, November 02, 2005

Thanksgiving Month

We are now in the thanksgiving month of November. Families will be gathering together to give thanks to their heavenly Father, in their own way! This is a time to reflect on the previous months. The leaves have fallen from the trees, that will be replaced with new leaves next spring. There will be families gathering around the dinners tables to break bread, carving the turkey, dressing up the dressing with cranberry sauce, and there will be pies and cakes to choose from. However, this will still be a month of thanksgiving, blessing those without food, and shelter.

There will be laughter and there will be silence thoughts of sadness for those that have passed on. A visit to the nursing home, for those that are sometime forgotten.

This is a time to reflect and say Thanks!


1Timothy 4:4 - For every creature of God is good and nothing to be refused, if it be received with thanksgiving!

Friday, October 28, 2005

The Fruit of the Spirit

I love the above referenced title. Are you bearing the right fruits? I always have to spiritually check myself to see what spirit I am working in. I sure do not want to bear any bad fruits, you know what happens when a tree bear bad fruits, it soon withers up and destroyed!

Do you possess the following:

  1. Love
  2. Joy
  3. Peace
  4. Longsuffering
  5. Gentleness
  6. Goodness
  7. Faith
  8. Meekness
  9. Temperance: against such there is no law

These are the fruit that I strive to bear in my daily life!

Galatians 5 :22 thru 23, & 25 thru 26 - But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith, 23. Meekness, temperance: against such there is no law. 25. If we live in the Spirit, let us also walk in the Spirit. 26. Let us not be desirous of vain glory, provoking one another, envying one another.

Tuesday, October 25, 2005

Just A Little Reminder!

Sally is a person I met a couple of weeks ago, some people probably would not have even spoken to Sally, because of her occupation.

I met Sally coming into work one morning, and told her good monring, and gave Sally a hug... She seem so shock! It seems as if I was spiritually lead to give her a hug.

So today Sally stop by, before starting her shift, and drop off a pair of rhinestone cross earrings, with a note attached that read "Just A Little Reminder God Loves You!!!"... signed Sally.

Sally really made my day! It always pay to treat people with kindness, because you never know whom you may touch!

Thank you again Sally!

The Melody of Praise

There is a song titled "Awesome In This Place", this the most beautiful song I have heard! I am still researching the name of the song writer.

When I have a quiet moment, I just hum some tunes from this song! It uplift my spirit everytime. I love singing the melody of praise it brings a calmness in my surroundings.

There is a scripture in Psalms that says "O Sing unto the Lord a New Song"...


Psalms 98:1- O Sing unto the Lord a new song; for he hath done marvelous things: his right hand, and his holy arm, hath gotten him victory.

Friday, October 21, 2005

This is the Day!

I can't believe another end to a great week! It really seems like time is flying, and next week will be the last week of October. And then the rush will be on for shopping, for Thanksgiving, and planning trips to gather with family or friends.

However, right now I just thank God for allowing me to come this far! And I pray that see more and more days like today!

I will just leave you with this message "This is the day that the Lord has made, let us rejoice and be glad in it!"

Thursday, October 20, 2005

The Sun And Moon

I was standing outside my office this morning, it was a cool breeze passing through the trees and they were swaying. As I gazed into the sky, it was a beautifully color blue , and no clouds were presently formed. Then off in the distance I notice the silhouette of the Moon in the west heavens, it was about 10:30am. And I thought to myself, that it was strange to notice the moon still in the sky, along the with the bright Sun beaming. But then I thought there is nothing impossible for God. All God has to do is speak to Sun and the Moon, and they listen. God's small voice speaks to us, but we must learn to listen and obey his voice.

What an awesome God we serve, that he control the Sun and the Moon! And if we let him into our lives, he can do the same for us! Thoses that do not understand the God, it seem as a mystery to some. But to thoses that understand the miraculous works of God, understand his power.

Mark 4:11 - And he said unto them, unto you it is given to the mystery of the Kingdom of God: but unto them that are without all these thing are done in parables.

Blessed The Lord

Since I was not able to post yesterday, due to computer problems. I will leave you with this word:

  • "I will bless the lord at all times and his praises shall continually be in my mouth!"

Be Blessed!

Tuesday, October 18, 2005

The Belief System

Have you ever in your life, felt like you were not smart enough, that you could not fit into the right crowd, was not able to say the right word, or just did not look right? I use to be my worst enemy when I was younger, but I caught onto a belief system. My mom had this beautiful mirror hanging over their sofa, and as I young girl, I would look into the mirror and tell myself how beautiful I looked, call me aggrogant or Ms. stuck-up. My sisters would just laugh at me, and I would kinda chuckle too! But I did not know that, that was my belief system I was tapping into at the time. I don't do it much since I am grown, but I do whisper to my interspirit, that I am awesome, and I can do all things in christ!

I have a teenage son, whom I tell all the time to believe in yourself, because if you do not believe in yourself, don't expect other people to. That was the hardest advice he could understand, but I always tell him these word "just keep living", and you will understand in due season what mom is talking about.

And I encourage anyone that reads my writings to believe in yourself, don't wait on other people to pat you on your back, sometimes you have to pat your own back! Speak life into your spirit, and see what happens!

Monday, October 17, 2005

Cleaning Your Spiritual Camp

I have to say this is a new week, and it is just beautiful today! I had a great day yesterday at church, my Pastor's wife spoke yesterday from John 4:54. How the woman of Samaria was in sin, but when she met Jesus at the well; she was changed. I love reading how he offered her to drink from the well that will never run dry. Now I was in tears about this time, it made me think hard about my life! No matter what your camp may contain, that we have a saviour, that will come to your camp, and offer to cleanse you, that you maybe spiritually cleansed.

I did not mean to get so deep, but I know if I had not had the opportunity to the water that is offered to the samaria woman; I would not be writing these inspiring words. God has done a great things in my life! And I know he will do the same for you!

Are women thirsty enough like the samaria woman? Now it is the season for all to accept this water , that will spring up into everlasting life.

John 4:14,15 - But whosoever drinketh of the water that I shall give him shall never thirst, but the water that I shall give him shall be in him a well of water that springing up into everlasting life. 15. The woman saith unto him sir give me this water, that I thirst not, neither come hither to draw.

Friday, October 14, 2005

An End to a Good Week

Today is a Good Day! It is the final day before the weekend, and next week will begin again! I do pray and have faith that next week is as good as this week!
My quote for today: Remember nothing is ever accomplish without hard work!
I always have to end with a scripture, when I look at the quote it reminded me of the following scripture:
James 2:20 - But wilt thou know, O vain man, that faith without works are dead?

Thursday, October 13, 2005

15 Minute Spiritual /Meditation Walk

I have just taken a 15 minute walk around my office complex! I feel so much better. It does a body good to just walk! Get away from your desk, and just speak life back into yourself! Sometime I would let the pressures of life get me down. My busy life style do not allow much time for myself any more, and sometimes I would find myself bottling thing up inside.
I find walking, is just like my writing, I have to release my thoughts and express myself! I have to clear my mind when I feel the mind is a bit cluttered. When my mind is to full to write, I have to do my mind like my computer, it needs to be rebooted! So, I just alt, crtl & delete and get up to take a 15 minute walk! And the amazing thing is walking works, it allows me to do a spiritual checkup on myself.

If you have so much going on inside your mind, how will our heavenly father enter in to sup with you? So, whatever the case maybe "JUST WALK"!

Isaiah 40:31 - But they that wait upon the Lord Shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings as eagles; they shall run, and not be weary; and they shall walk, and not faint.

Wednesday, October 12, 2005

Autumn Is A Time For Preparation

The leaves have started turning that beautiful autumn color, and the weather is getting a bit cooler! This is my favorite time of year (Fall)! The drive I take to work in the morning is so refreshing. I love when this time of year arrives, I can drive with the windows down, and enjoy the fresh air. I have seen so many squirrels crossing the road, gathering their food for the winter. I have even noticed on my journey to work, how the cattle and horses never seem to worry about food, and shelter for the winter, however someone has been appointed to provide for them. I also saw the birds flying in a "V" pattern, letting me know that winter is just right around the corner.
So now I am taking my hints from the animals and preparing my home for the winter, I have put out my autumn accessories, and brought all my indoor plants inside the house for the winter months. I am planting winter flowers in the my flower bed, they will be pretty until the first frost. I need to gather some firewood for the fire place.
I have my work cut out for me, but I do not want winter to catch me unprepared! What are you doing to prepare yourself for winter?
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Spiritually this is harvest time, and there are so many souls needing our help to prepare for a journey that will last forever.
Luke 10:02 Therefore said he unto them, the Harvest truly is great, but the laboueres are few: pray ye therefore the lord of the harvest, that he would send fourth labouerers into his harvest.
all scriptures KJV taken from www.bible.com

Tuesday, October 11, 2005

Empowered Christian Women

The title says it all, Empowering Christian Women. I have been empowered by several women in my life time, which I called my spiritual mentors. They have left lasting impressions in my life, they've had encouraging words, and always kept me in their prayers.
If it were not for the strong christian women in my life, I do not believe I would have made a successful impact in anyone elses life!