THESE THREE THINGS: EXCELLENT TREASURE IN OUR GIFT OF WORSHIP
by Carmela Head on December 8th, 2021
Written by Pastor Carmela E. HeadThe Renewal Center The calendar has been marked, highlighted and the date has been saved. Mental and verbal reminders, not to mention, memos are in the cue waiting for moment of truth. Hours, minutes and seconds are on the count down. The outfit is ready, shoes and accessories are selected, and everything is color coordinated to boot! The gas gage in the on full, t...
by Hope Melton on November 18th, 2021
RENEW YOU In order to truly embrace a concept, we must understand its meaning; When we say renew what comes to mind ? Embracing this journey and this life, we must renew our spirit mind and body.The meaning of renewing yourself to Regenerate restored to a better, higher, or more worthy state. Revive to become strong, healthy, or active again. Rebuild to make extensive changes. RENEW YOU as we co...
The Emergence of Hope in a Continual Flow
by Carmela Head on November 4th, 2021
Written by Pastor Carmela E. Head, The Renewal CenterThe woman at the well. The Widow of Zerephath with the empty jars. What in the world do these two women in scripture have in common? How could there be any parallel between the two? They were centuries apart in biblical times; however, they experienced the same miraculous overflow of God’s provision. One woman, at the deepest level of her sou...
Refine & Fine-Tune: Every Instrument's Desire!
by Carmela Head on October 7th, 2021
What happens in preparation and behind the scene is often overlooked.
Embracing The New
by Hope Melton on September 23rd, 2021
Having left one season and stepping into another season, the leaves will change color and fall, marking the end of one and the beginning of another. The fall season offers ripeness and maturity, abundance, wealth, transformation, peace and balance.Therefore, if anyone be in Christ, he is a new creature: old things have passed away, behold all things have become new 2 Corinthians 5:17Embracing the ...
What Are You Storing?
by Carmela Head on September 1st, 2021
Build a Continual Reservoir That You Can Draw UponBy Pastor Carmela E. HeadThe Renewal CenterI have always wondered why a cactus or plants from the succulent species require little or less water. I have also noticed that they are just as refreshing and picturesque as other plants to have around. They need less attention than most. I have noticed them primarily in spa environments. How is it that...
God Has a Perfect Plan
by Hope Melton on July 15th, 2021
Written by Prophet Hope T MeltonThe Renewal Center Life has a way of taking us off course. Maybe it is a decision that has been made or, a situation out of our control. It is encouraging to know God has a plan and purpose for our lives.For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future.Jeremiah 29:11We can becom...
by Carmela Head on June 23rd, 2021
Written by Pastor Carmela E. HeadThe Renewal CenterThe Apostle Paul writes an epistle to the church of Philippi encouraging the Philippians to confidently progress forward in what God had called them to do. Paul was sharing with them, the personal testament of the endurance he embodied, all the while, being very confident about the power of Christ in his life. In chapter one of Philippians, alth...
The Importance of Renewing Your Mind
by Hope Melton on May 20th, 2021
The Importance of Renewing Your MindWritten By: Sis. Adrienne Robinson Today I was assigned to report to a local high school to proctor for testing. The high school was founded in 1938 and has a rich history and a strong connection to the surrounding community. For me, being on the campus this morning brought back so many memories from 2007. I was not only pregnant with my daughter during this t...
Making Time for Self-Compassion
by Hope Melton on May 17th, 2021
Making Time for Self-Compassion Pastor Carmela E. HeadThe Renewal Center Time is ticking. Oversights happen and sometimes mishaps occur. There’s a need for a moment to just catch our breaths and regroup. The rat race doesn’t just dissipate; in fact, it kicks into overdrive in most occasions. Minutes turn into hours, hours turn into days, days to weeks, and our weeks roll into months. And so it ...
by Hope Melton on May 5th, 2021
Unfailing LoveWritten By Pastor Carmela E. HeadThe Renewal Center Have you ever had a day, a moment or situation where you just needed to be acquainted with understanding? In other words, you needed to know your concern mattered. I sure have: on numerous times and on multiple occasions. There is that moment or moments in time where the world around us seems to go on business as usual and we just ...
The Healing Balm Of Love
by Hope Melton on March 5th, 2021
There is a famous quote by Maya Angelou that is so very profound to me. Each time hear it, newmeaning resonates within me. Here it is:“I've learned that people will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people willnever forget how you made them feel.”This statement is so very true as we remember the very essence of the kindness bestowed upon usby a family member, a friend, an ...