Monthly Archives: June 2014

Pain to Passion

Pain to Passion Immediately after the Most High God delivered us from bondage in Egypt, by the hand of Moses, the first thing we began to do is complain to Moses.  We did not know what to do with our frustrations that came with making a home in the wilderness and not knowing God’s plan until Moses, Aaron, or his family gave us instruction. As women, painful situations lead most of us to sadness, bitterness, frustration, confusion, depression, laziness, and for many of us a constant state of anger which all lead to bitter communication. So what is the resolution? Turn PAIN into PASSION! Turning pain into passion, for Christ and the Law, is what I found to be the best resolution in life for three reasons: Turning my pain into passion makes me focus on God and  His will, not my own. I feel...

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Red #40

Red #40 As Israelite women we have a righteous diet to uphold for ourselves and families. When grocery shopping I’m always looking for a label, and if there’s a section listing ingredients I’m all over it with my magnifier! Recently, I’ve learned about an ingredient used as an artificial coloring agent in food and drinks known as Red 40 or Allura Red AC.   Red 40 is misunderstood for the Cochineal Dye. Cochineal dye is used for its rich red color and is used in food drinks, cosmetics. Its alternate names are Carmine, Ponceau 4R, Cochineal Red A, Brilliant Scarlet, New Coccine, and SX Purple, It can also be under Red 40 also. Allura Red AC is a red azo dye which also goes by several names including: Allura Red, Food Red 17, C.I. 16035, FD&C Red 40, E129, 2-naphthalenesulfonic acid, 6-hydroxy-5-((2-methoxy-5-methyl-4-sulfophenyl)azo)-, disodium salt, and...

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