15. Two Influential Teachers

A teacher affects eternity; he can never tell where his influence stops.  ~Henry Brooks Adams

God blessed me with two amazing teachers growing up. They not only taught me academics, but they also encouraged me in my relationship with Christ. It is not often that you experience two phenomenal teachers in one lifetime. Continue reading

1. Salvation

I can’t start a list of blessings I received without beginning with salvation. I am so thankful that Jesus came down to earth and died on the cross for my sins, giving me the opportunity to spend eternity in Heaven with Him. He thought enough of a little girl to place people and situations in her life that would help her understand and accept His saving grace at a young age. I don’t know where I would be without salvation because I haven’t had to live long without it. All I know is that Christ is the only reason I am where and who I am today.

The Who, What, & Why Behind Captive Thoughts

Who Am I?

My name is La’Tia and I am a 19 (almost 20) year-old college junior. I live in Southern Alabama with my parents and five younger siblings. We are all very close and strive to live our lives in a way that is pleasing to God as it says in Colossians 1:10.

I love babies and young children and desire to use that love to minister to them and their parents. This summer I volunteered to lead the Beginner’s Sunday School class at my church so I keep busy providing lessons and crafts for my three to seven-year olds every Sunday. Continue reading