Finding God in the Darkness

Everyone goes through different seasons in life. Our situations and moods change just like the weather and we have to adjust the best way possible. Sometimes we don’t adjust the way we should because we’re imperfect and human. It would be a nice feeling to always be happy, but the idea is impossible. Plus, if…

The Great Escape: Stagnation to Growth

Hey my loves, We are now in the third quarter of 2019! We have six more months of this year to make it a memorable one. It’s time to get ready for the growth coming our way….that feeling you know that the next 6 months is shifting you to something bigger! When we get discouraged…

You Deserve to be in the Room

Hey my loves, This past week has been good for me mentally and spiritually. I concentrated on God, read daily affirmations, and applied the confirmations received. Though I had random slips during the days, I re-focused and got my goals done. Lately, my goals are shifting me to think bigger about my future. When I started…

I’m a Bad Christian

Hello. If this is your first time reading a blog on here, allow me to introduce myself. My name is Oprah “Zip” Bradford and I’m the founder of oprahzipbradford.com. To the world, I may look like I have it all together, but I’m a work in progress internally and externally. I am too emotional at…

Take the Shackles Off

When you read this title, some of you instantly thought of the song “Take The Shackles Off’ by Mary Mary. Classic, right? Plus, the lyrics tell a powerful message. Take the shackles off. Life appears differently for everyone. And shackles in our life complicates things. It comes in many forms. We have the shackles who…

The Struggles of Dating As a Christian Woman

As a Christian woman, the struggle is real when it comes to dating!” Sure, I know we’re supposed to wait until God brings our “soulmate” into our life, but if you’re human and fallen short like me, you’re hardheaded, have disobeyed God, and tried to get to know and date people that you had no…

Entreprenuer Shanti Bloodworth Talks Writing and Podcasting

As the author of “Why Side Chicks Winning” and the host of the podcast, The Shanti Helena Show, Shanti Bloodworth uses her platfrom to connect with others by sharing her own personal stories and experiences. I got a chance to catch up with Shanti and we talked about writing and podcasting, three rules before starting…

6 Things To Do When Your Faith is Tested

Good morning my loves, Last night, I stayed up until 2am writing,and the topic of faith never left my brain. Before I finally went to bed, I prayed and asked God to guide me through the things I don’t understand, and the strength to change the things I need to change to evolve into the…