Child Prodigy – B.E.T. Television Network

Photo 1: #throwback 1992 B.E.T. Television Network Opportunity: My Daughters Kirsten and Chestna are with Dr. Bobby Jones of “Bobby Jones Gospel” B.E.T. Television Network.   Photo 2: My daughter, Chestna performed on the Bobby Jones Show in Nashville, Tennessee when she was 10 years old.   Photo 3: Chestna and I performed on the […]

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You’re a Queen

Always be a lady. Patrice Tankard


Eat, Drink and Be Merry!

“So I commend the enjoyment of life, because there is nothing better for a person under the sun than to eat and drink and be glad. Then joy will accompany them in their toil all the days of the life God has given them under the sun.” Ecclesiastes 8:15 At our end of the year […]


Your New Season

“For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven:” Ecclesiastes 3:1 ESV There are 9 more days of school left and I’m very excited! Summer is approaching and that means that the season is changing. As students and teachers prepare to close out the school year, preparations must be made […]

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Be Original

“I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know that full well.” Psalm 139:14 You are wonderfully and fearfully made and that makes you unique. Do what you were born to do. There is no one in the world just like you. Find out what you are good […]


Your Gift Makes Room For You

“A man’s gift maketh room for him, and bringeth him before great men.” Proverbs 18:16 #throwback This was one of the most epic moments of my life. The beautiful, world renowned, recording artist and talented @twinkieclark asked me to perform as her guest HammondB3 organist at her concert. She asked my daughters @kirstenaire and @ellicedoane to be back up singers. We practiced and […]


Teach Me to Do Your Will

“Teach me to do your will, for you are my God; may your good spirit lead me on level ground.” Psalms 143:10 I do not know about you but I need the Lord to teach me quite a few things and especially about his will. It is important to be open to allow the Holy […]

Keep Going!

“I press toward the mark for the prize of the high calling of God in Christ Jesus.”  Philippians 3:14 God has a plan for your life. Everyday may not be easy, but the challenges are tools to groom you for the destiny that is yours. No one can do what you were born to do. […]



“…The sun stopped in the middle of the sky and delayed going down about a full day. There has never been a day like it before or since, a day when the Lord listened to a man. Surely the Lord was fighting for Israel!” Joshua 10:13, 14 What an awesome story of how Israel avenged […]