Tag Archives: freedom

May 17

TODAY IS… the day God gives us the freedom to forget. “And their sins and iniquities will I remember no more.”  Hebrews 10:17 KJV How many of us have felt as if we are being restrained from moving forward? Like … Continue reading

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Happy Anniversary!

Seven years ago today, at 11:55 AM CST, I ground my last Kool filter king (always in the soft pack) under my foot in the parking lot of the Federal Correctional Institution at Oakdale, LA. With understandable trepidation, I walked … Continue reading

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January 6

TODAY IS… a good day to thank God for the gift of freedom. “Stand fast therefore in the liberty wherewith Christ hath made us free, and be not entangled again with the yoke of bondage.”  Galatians 5:1 KJV A carpenter … Continue reading

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A Belated Toast to Freedom

(Author’s Note: This article was originally posted in The Oakdale Chronicles on July 2, 2013 while I was still incarcerated at the Federal Correctional Institution in Oakdale, Louisiana, and although it is a couple of weeks late as an article, … Continue reading

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July 4

Today is… a glorious day to enjoy freedom. “Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom.”  2 Corinthians 3:17 NIV It would probably be difficult to find somebody who enjoys being … Continue reading

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March 15

TODAY IS… a good day to bear in mind that not everything is good for you. “You say, ‘I am allowed to do anything’ – but not everything is good for you. You say ‘I am allowed to do anything’ … Continue reading

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“At the Intersection of Freedom and Hope”

“Freedom” “For you have been called to live in freedom, my brothers and sisters. But don’t use your freedom to satisfy your sinful nature. Instead, use your freedom to serve one another in love.” Galatians 5:13 NLT When we have … Continue reading

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