My hairdresser, Ms. Rhonda, 'Does the Do' for real not only can she cut and curl hair like nobody else, she loves the Lord and ministers to me every time I sit in her chair. She has been doing my hair for over 15 years and can pray with you through any situation. (She has done that for me in my life) Her Christian Beauty Salon is called "God's Given Gift" and is located at 5817 Germantown Avenue in Philadelphia. And she just won an award for PHILLY'S PHENOMENAL PHEMALE! Congratulations Rhonda! I Love You!!!
LeRoy Homer was a soft spoken man with an ever-present smile; his friends
described him as having a heart of gold. He grew up as one of nine children,
seven of them girls. LeRoy had dreamed of flying since he was a young boy. As a
child he assembled model airplanes, read every book he could find on aviation,
and at fifteen began flying lessons. He completed his first solo flight at 16
and by the time he entered the US Air Force Academy, he had a private pilot
He graduated from the US Air Force Academy and then began his military career
flying C-141s. He served in Desert Shield and Desert Storm and received
commendation for flying humanitarian operations in Somalia, an assignment that
put his life at risk. During his active service in the US Airforce, LeRoy
achieved the rank of Captain and later became a Major after he entered the US
Airforce Reserves. In 1995, LeRoy joined United Airlines.
It was that same year that LeRoy met Melodie, his future wife. Introduced by
friends, they communicated by telephone and eventually meet for the first time
at LAX airport. The former Melodie Thorpe wondered if she would recognize him on
their 3,000-mile blind date. Easy, he told her that he’d be the one in the
pilot’s uniform. Two years later they were engaged and married in 1998.
On the morning of September 11th, 2001, United Airlines Flight #93 had 37
passengers including the two pilots, five flight attendants and the four
hijackers. The pilots had received messages from United Airlines dispatch that
said “beware of cockpit intrusion. 2 ac [aircraft] have hit the wtc.” Melodie
Homer also sent a message to her husband via the cockpit computer system. When
the cockpit door was breached, FAA’s air traffic control center in Cleveland
could hear LeRoy Homer declaring “Mayday” amid the sounds of a physical struggle
in the cockpit. According to the official transcripts of the cockpit voice
recorder from the flight, the hijacking took place 46 minutes after takeoff, and
the plane turned toward Washington, DC. It was later determined the plane was
headed for the US Capitol.
As the hijackers attempted to fly the aircraft, the passengers and flight
crew using GTE Airfones called family, friends and found out about the other
attacks. The passengers were determined to take back the plane. What they didn’t
realize was the automatic pilot had been manipulated in a way that made it
difficult for the hijackers to fly the Boeing 757. They are heard on the cockpit
voice recorder saying “This does not work now.” and then a minute later “Inform
them, and tell him to talk to the pilot. Bring the pilot back.” The pilots were
the first to fight the terrorists, and along with the crew and passengers saved
Washington, DC from an attack.
Martin Luther King, Jr. said “the ultimate measure of a man is not where he
stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of
challenge and controversy.” We know where LeRoy W. Homer Jr. was standing on
Tuesday, September 11th, 2001.
I had the most Marvelous weekend! It started with my husband taking me Out And About to church at Word Of Truth Deliverance Ministries on Friday night at 8:00pm. Now some of yall might not think that's a big deal but in my world That's Big! Cause I remember not to long ago, being lots of OTHER places on a Friday night! Okay! And I praise God that my husband took me to church, not me asking, or naggin, or saying we need to go, but that he wanted to and had the desire to lead his family in worship by going to church... and on a Friday Night! And guess what time it was when we got out, 1:45am, We almost shut down the clubs! And that lead to a weekend of Praise, Peace and Joy with my husband, children, family, friends and Gods people! Now Look @ GOD!
Big ups to preacher Elder David Fitzgerald for his Prophetic Word, To Word of Life Healing Ministries Community Day, To Liberty for their Awesome gift of Song (For Real), Brother Craze for his Christian Comedy keepin' us laughin', and to The Saints for spittin fire (rapping) by testifying about God's love, and to E. Brown for being the hostess with the mostess, who couldn't help but to praise GOD everytime she touched the microphone, and to my sugar plums Myla and Jayla for Playing with friends and Praising GOD with Mommy and Daddy! Thank you all for a Marvelous Weekend! Now Look @ GOD!
Lord I pray that you will make this a part of my everyday walk. Amen. Galatians 6:7-10 "A man reaps what he sows...let us not become weary in doing good for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we dont give up. Therefore as we have opportunity, let us do good to all people especially to those who belong to the family of believers."
Today, I took a ballet class after 15 years. I have been promising myself I was going to take a dance class for the past 10 years, and I loved it! I was in a class with real ballerinas yall, and as skinny as yall my think I am, I was the biggest one there. And it was hard, and I was sweatin like a pig, it was an hour and a half, and this other lady quit, but quess who kept going? ME! That's right, I knew that even though my body was hurtin I could do all things with Christ which strengthens me! And, I'm going back!!!