Kairos Speaks

since quitting social media, I have more of these 3 things

By Gina Cunsolo | Feb 12, 2018

  “For the Kingdom of God is not a matter of what we eat or drink, but of living a life of goodness and peace and joy in the Holy Spirit. If you serve Christ with this attitude, you will please God, and others will approve of you, too. So then, let us aim for…

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righteous vs. wicked

By Gina Cunsolo | Feb 7, 2018

What is the highlight of your week? Mine is Thursday afternoon, 4pm: songwriting session with my church. It’s a more than welcome mid-week cocoon of creativity, comprised of miscellaneous, beautiful people gathering to pray, read, laugh, drink coffee, challenge one another…and write. The moment I walk into that large, colorful kids’ room and see my…

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thank God for praying mothers

By Gina Cunsolo | Jan 24, 2018

  “…salvation is far from sinners, and a sinner I was at that time. Yet little by little, without knowing it, I was drawing near.” I resonate strongly with this quote, taken from the fifth chapter of St. Augustine’s Confessions. In fact, I resonate strongly with Augustine all-around: his love and war with the lures of lust,…

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THIS IS MY STORY

By Yewande O'Neal | Oct 20, 2016

From a young girl I  wanted to grow up to wear nice clothes, travel the world and have lots of things. I had big dreams and an even bigger imagination. Yet, it was almost a decade ago when the internal wrestling started.Questions began forming inside of me… Why did I want all of these things?…

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REDEMPTION

By Yewande O'Neal | Feb 8, 2016

  Redemption Redemption speaks of another chance. Redemption is the only reason why I am here today. I have fallen many times, I have failed many times, life has kicked my butt many times, but because of the power of redemption, specifically the redemptive life of Jesus working in me and through me, I have always been able to…

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RESTORATION

By Yewande O'Neal | Feb 2, 2016

Restoration Restoration comes from another word, Rest. Until you are restored you will always feel like you’re struggling, you’re running, you’re laboring, and you’re missing something. Restoration speaks of becoming complete, sound, and whole. The people of Israel used a word in the Hebrew, Shalom to describe this soundness, nothing missing, nothing lacking, nothing broken or in other words Peace.…

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HOW ARE YOU LEAD?

By Yewande O'Neal | Feb 1, 2016

We have many roads we can take in life. Yet what would life look like if we let the Holy Spirit truly lead our path vs. we leading and asking God to bless our plan. It amazed me to know that He knows exactly what will happen before it even starts, yet we seldom consult…

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SEASONS OF TRANSITION

By Yewande O'Neal | Mar 10, 2015

It was sometime a few years ago when the wrestling started in my spirit. Why was I here? What did all this life mean? I recalled that night when my whole life changed. You see much of my 20’s was focused on moving up in the business world. I wanted to achieve many worldly goals…

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LETTING GO

By Yewande O'Neal | Apr 8, 2013

What do I say? Well I feel a lot of emotions. Happy, sad, upset, hope, joy, expectation. It’s been a journey. A ride. Almost a year ago at this time I was at this point with him yet he ended things. This time it ended and WE concluded. I prayed and prayed and agonized and…

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