Posts From Sony Elise

Sony Elise

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.

Thankful to be Loved

Several years ago, my sister and I were discussing “love languages.” My typical response, when someone asks what my love language is: “I just like to be loved.” There are

Would That We Had Died in Egypt

“And the people of Israel said to them, ‘Would that we had died by the hand of the LORD in the land of Egypt, when we sat by the meat

Do Not Pass Me By

Savior, Savior, hear my humble cry While on others Thou art calling, do not pass me by Do you ever feel that way? As though God is so busy tending

Are you Resting?

This morning, I was reading Hebrews 4 and it got me to thinking about rest. What exactly is rest and am I doing it? Are you dong it? On the

Don’t Give Up

Do you ever have times when you struggle and then you feel guilty because you should be stronger but there are times that you’re not? Maybe this is unique to

Is There Really No Condemnation?

There is, therefore, now no condemnation to those who are in Christ Jesus, who do not walk according to the flesh, but according to the Spirit.  ~Romans 8:1 I know

Why Did Jesus Die?

When asked the question, “Why did Jesus die,” I expect most people would answer, “For me” or “Because of my sin.” That is true, but many seem to forget that

Are You Leading Worship or Entertaining?

My brother travels across the country, ministering in a variety of churches, and I have the blessing of traveling with him. There are times, though, that I look around and

Are You Like Judas or Peter?

When I can’t sleep at night, I often listen to my Bible app. Last night, I heard the account of Peter denying the Lord. After declaring three times that he

I Just Want to Please the Lord

Happy Sunday, Everyone! Today, I decided not to bore you with a lot of commentary. Instead, I’m going to share a video to a song that I’ve been singing since

In the Valley, He Restores My Soul

I’m sure everyone on earth would prefer not to have trials. I, for one, would love to always have excellent health, great relationships, no financial worries, and for everything to

A Burden for the Churched

This morning, as I listened to Greater Vision sing “Just One More Soul,” I began to reflect once again on the message of that song. It was the perfect encouragement