God’s view on slaving for two masters. (Matthew 6:24) Jesus wanted people to place their hope elsewhere. He wanted them to rely on the Source of lasting riches, Jehovah. On the Sermon on the Mount, he explained that real happiness and security do not depend on material things, nor our own efforts but on our … More Employment:

First-Aid Kit Board 

When I read this months issue of the Awake! I knew instantly how deep and personal it was for me. I also thought it was very timely since February is National Teen Dating Violence awareness month. The magazine discusses teen depression and what I really respect was that it shed light on how depression is an illness … More First-Aid Kit Board 

Spiritual Planner

A few of the goals I’d like to accomplish this year is to be better equipped while in the ministry, deepen my love for Jehovah with my personal study, and comment more during meetings. Instead of carrying journals for each separate category, I decided I would combine them all in one. (Before I deleted my Instagram, … More Spiritual Planner

Lesson of 2016 

“You can’t please everyone.” This time last year, I was stuck in a rut.  Emotionally, financially, mentally, physically, and spiritually. I knew I was going to overcome everything I just had no idea of when and the stress and anxiety just continued to build up. I was trying so hard to please everyone around me … More Lesson of 2016 

Auxiliary Pioneering

During the month of October, I took an opportunity to Auxiliary Pioneer since the time was reduced to 30 hours. Being baptized for only two months, this was my first time pioneering. Now for a continuous Auxiliary Pioneer and of course a Regular Pioneer, I know 30 hours is easy to them but to an individual … More Auxiliary Pioneering

On Getting Baptized

I’ve been studying with Jehovah’s Witnesses since I was four years old. Once I became a teenager, my studying was irregular and was on and off again. It wasn’t until I was 19 that I really started making the truth my own and my bible study became regular and so did my meeting attendance. First … More On Getting Baptized

Answered Prayers

Towards the end of November I was offered a job position with Central Market which is owned by H.E.B. With bittersweet emotions I decided to leave the bakery and I accepted the position. Leaving the bakery was not easy especially since I worked with such a stellar team. I am very fortunate to have worked … More Answered Prayers

Swahili Service

This past Saturday I had the privilege to support the Swahili congregation by going out in service with a group. We started out doing early morning service, I met an incredibly friendly older man at a laundry mat we stopped at and when I was leaving tracts on tables and machines, I noticed he was … More Swahili Service