Mark 5:2, 18-19 There’s a huge difference between a test and temptation. A temptation is a tease, while a test is a trial. A temptation will confirm your focus, while a test will confirm your faith. God will test you, while the enemy will tempt you. But it’s alright – they’re all distractions, and no […]Read more "CampGround Convo “The Distraction”"
Matthew 10 NIV No one likes to be uncomfortable. Whether it’s extreme temperatures, strangers being in our personal bubble, awkward conversations, weird locations, or being placed in compromising situations. What’s the key to prevail? Embrace it. The worst parts of life brings out the best in us. When you’re placed past what you thought your […]Read more "CampGround Convo “The Parry”"
Living the Scout Life is all about your Heritage Buddha of Medicine Bhaishajyaguru (Yaoshi fo) The Met Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Heather Grey Polo Sport Fleece Pullover / Tapered Jogging Pants Blue + Orange New Balance + Barney’s 998 ‘Made in USA Heritage Collection’Read more "+Living The Scout Life"
Psalm 1:2-3 Psalm 119:15 Patience. Some say the early bird gets the worm. Others say the waited is virtuous. Well the most-important components to inheriting the promises bestowed upon our lives are our faith and patience. Our faith is solely driven by our thoughts and our patience is controlled by our actions. Through each moment, […]Read more "CampGround Convo “The Midas Touch”"
1 Corinthians 15:33-34 Family is a set of people God chose to be in our life. Friends are a set of people we chose to be in our life. The Mom Scout always told me Pick your friends carefully. Somehow, someway, she understood what importance of the people you surround yourself with would play a […]Read more "CampGround Convo “The Circles”"
Living the Scout Life is all about Remembering Your Past. Special thanks to the good folks at FCC for keeping the culture Navy + Emerald + White Nike Windbreaker Suit circa 1992 Purple Banana Republic Long sleeve crewneck t-shirt White + New Emerald + Grape Ice + Black Air Jordan V ‘Grape” circa 2013Read more "+Living The Scout Life"
Genesis 14 There are a few things in this life that we earn and there are a few things in life that is given to us. Some of those things were given from the world, and some where not. Validation – that’s a power people give to the world. Opinion. Emotion. Acceptance. All things people give […]Read more "CampGround Convo “The Thief”"
Philippians 4:6-7 James 1:21 Everything in life is about balance. Beneath that balance lies a cycle. A process. A circle. Dependent babies grow into adults just to grow old and become dependent. Kids go through middle school to find themselves and gain respect by their peers just to have it taken away as a freshman in […]Read more "CampGround Convo “The Rotation”"
Genesis 25:1-11 We pray for things daily. We ask things of others repeatedly. Our parents. Our siblings. Our children. Our significant others. But sometimes we don’t acknowledge the fact that there’s a lot that goes into receiving what we ask for. To receive a blessing, we have to have the faith of that blessing, an […]Read more "CampGround Convo “The Receipt”"
Living the Scout Life is all about Formation. When family stands together, as one, nothing can stop or come between them. Congratulations to the newlyweds Garan & Salwa Dickson. Your celebration was hella dope and I was honored to be a part of it. #SalwaNGaranNiceWedding Special thanks to Essence Magazine. Special thanks to the Monte-Carlo Casino. Road Rules […]Read more "+Living The Scout Life"
1 Samuel 17:50 So often we look forward to the future. So often we look forward to better things. So often we put our head down or close our eyes and grind through our current situation just to pass to the next one. All the while, we’re passing everything in our current situation that’s gonna […]Read more "CampGround Convo “The Preparation” Part II"
Exodus 14 Temptation is one thing that’s hard to defeat, because it’s the wrong thing at the right time. We want everything, but everything is the number 1 thing that will get us nothing. You think you deserve the world, but remember everything is earned. And for everything we’re given, that is that much more […]Read more "CampGround Convo “The Crockpot"
Faith moves from belief to conviction to certainty. @TheBoyScoutRead more "Thoughts For Life"
Jeremiah 1:5 We were all put here for one reason – to live the way we were always meant to. Everyone has plans in life, but we have to be patient and faithful, and stick to them to achieve the most out of our lives. The great Sister Mary Clarence once said if you wake […]Read more "CampGround Convo “The Representative”"
Living the Scout Life is all about Your Call. Red + Metallic Gold + Red adidas mi adilette Slide White + Black adidas Athletic Tube Socks Blue Ralph Lauren Distressed Denim JeansRead more "+Living The Scout Life"
1 Thessalonians 2:11-12 Ephesians 5:25 Being a boy is no easy feat, but everything you learn as one, grooms you to becoming the best man you could ever be. Holding the title and rights of being head of your household is the greatest achievement any man can acquire. With that achievement comes favor, mercy, and […]Read more "CampGround Convo “The Head”"
Romans 8:28 Life is much like that lighthouse with the windmill on the last hole at the putt-putt place. You can have the perfect club, with the perfect stance, with the perfect swing, at the perfect speed, but if you putt that golf ball at the wrong moment, that windmill will deny your hopes & dreams […]Read more "CampGround Convo “The Resource”"
Romans 12:2 Are you really you? These days the world can have you thinking you are not you, you don’t want to be you, or worse you cannot be you. Well I’m here to tell you, you can be you. You were made with the only intention for you to be you. What are you? […]Read more "CampGround Convo “The Sims”"
Living the Scout Life is all about Character. Thanks to the Jordan Pop-Up store at 166 Flatbush Ave for the hospitality. White + Wolf Grey Air Jordan 1 Mid Laser-EtchedRead more "+Living The Scout Life"
Proverbs 26:4 We all have our own trials and tribulations to go through in this life, and we all have our own timeline. We have to keep in mind, we are not going to all fall at the same point along our course at the same time, so we can’t get caught up in the […]Read more "CampGround Convo “The Responsibility”"
Living the Scout Life is all about Sharing Time. Congratulations to The Bailey’s Black + Floral Asphalt Yacht Club 5-Panel Cap Grey + White Gap Tank Top Blak + Anthracite Nike 7″ Challenger Running Shorts Black + White + Volt Nike Flyknit Racer Good lookin’ out New NewRead more "+Living The Scout Life"
Hebrews 13:21 John 14:27 News Flash – you’re a leader whether you like it or not. There will always be someone watching your every move. The only thing that will separate you from one side to the other is how you move – whether you are leading for the good or the bad. You’re someone’s […]Read more "CampGround Convo “The Tool” Part I"
Philippians 2:1-3 As much weight metal can carry, a chain is only as strong as its weakest link. Guess what – your relationships work the same. And I’m not talking about just lovers, but this applies to friendships, employers, sporting teams, and more. Sure, there’s no “I” in “Team,” but there is a such thing […]Read more "CampGround Convo “The Link”"
Proverbs 27:17 Genesis 4:8-10 Life is a mere lesson. The funny thing about that lesson is no matter what you go through, it’s a learning process. The dope thing about that learning process is you can learn from something happening just as much as you can learn from something not happening. If a father beats […]Read more "CampGround Convo “The Tutor”"
Living the Scout Life is all about Comfortability. HTHR Indigo J Crew Striped Beanie Grey Gap Sweatshirt Denim Staple Shearling + Leather Vest Military Green Polo Ralph Lauren Waxed-Cotton Cargo Pants GGO New Balance 998 Day TripperRead more "+Living The Scout Life"
Romans 12:2 1 Peter 3:3-4 If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it. Every year millions of people make changes to themselves to impress people who really wouldn’t appreciate them whether they changed or not. Everyone has a preference of attraction, but when it comes to altering the essence of who you are as a person […]Read more "CampGround Convo “The Transparency”"
Psalm 107:1-2 James 2:14-26 Potential: latent qualities or abilities that may be developed and lead to future success or usefulness. No one in the world lacks potential. Everyone is able to be someone. Everyone was created with the purpose to be someone special; to serve some special need. The only problem is many lack the […]Read more "CampGround Convo “The Potential”"
Proverbs 16:32 NIV In the grand scheme of things, the little things never mattered. The most important part of the wars of life are determining which battles are yours. Every fight isn’t meant to be fought. Sometimes you just have to let things go. You have to foresee going in where you might be coming […]Read more "CampGround Convo “The Battle”"
Ephesians 2:8-10 Everyone on this earth has their own purpose for being on this earth. When we envy, we take away that purpose of each one of us being our own entity. We were who we are before we got here. Our lives were chosen way before our parents chose to create us. And contrary […]Read more "CampGround Convo “The Work”"