Posts From Sony Elise

Sony Elise

<p>Sony has been an avid southern gospel fan since she first heard The Happy Goodman Family on a cassette in the mid-1980s. She is the co-founder of Family Renewal and the owner of Sony Elise Editing Services.</p>

What Is Worship?

Yesterday, as I watched Gerald Wolfe lead the hymn sing at the National Quartet Convention, my mind wandered back to a time when most churches sang these rich songs. I

Dealing With Relational Stress

If you have lived for any amount of time, you have probably been through a breakup of some kind. Whether it was a spouse, a close friend, a boyfriend or

Are You Selfish?

I believe one thing almost everyone deals with is selfishness. In a lot of things, one person’s struggle may not be his neighbor’s but, in the area of selfishness, this

Who (or What) Are You Serving?

“And if it seems evil to you to serve the LORD, choose for yourselves this day whom you will serve. … But as for me and my house, we will

Walk In Unity

“Behold, how good and pleasant it is when brothers dwell in unity! … For there the Lord has commanded the blessing, life forevermore” (Psalm 133: 1, 3b). “Therefore if there

Jesus is Ever Near

The last few weeks, I have been in California, and I have a little over a week until I return home. Although I travel a lot and usually plan a

Do You Love God’s Laws?

If you have not read Psalm 119 in a while, I encourage you to do so.  I’ve read it a couple times lately, and I’m inspired by the psalmist’s great

Finding God’s Will

The last few nights, I have not slept well. Last night, I was really tired but I expected it was going to be another long night. I was thinking of

What is Freedom?

Pilate asked the question, “What is truth?” As we were celebrating our Independence Day yesterday, I began to wonder, “What is freedom?” Here in America, we have pretty much defined