Andre Gilford

Andre Gilford Jr is a seminarian, high school teacher, and writer from Detroit committed to the gospel of love and justice for all.

Recover All

From Amazing Grace – The ROHO Devotional Series Read: 1 Samuel 30:8, 18-19 Watch: And David Recovered It All by Bishop G.E. Patterson I’m tired of things that I care about being taken away from me. These are the things for which God has blessed me to possess: my mind, my heart, my life, and […]

Suffer To Win

From Amazing Grace – The ROHO Devotional Series Read: Matthew 16:21-23 Watch: He Won’t Win by Dr. Alyn Waller There are many times in life where we will get distracted by small things. Gossip, focusing on what other people have, relationship issues, and doubt keep us from what that needs our utmost attention – our […]

Take the Limits Off of God

From Amazing Grace the ROHO Devotional Series Read: Genesis 8:13-19 Watch: Stay Off The Boat by Pastor Cory Benson It is so easy to get used to doing the same ol’ same ol’. We get in the habit of our daily routine and often forget what it is like to try something new or different. […]

God Is In The Storm With You

From Amazing Grace – The ROHO Devotional Series Read: Psalm 22:1-4 Watch: Overcoming The Silence of Heaven by Dr. E. Dewey Smith When faced with troubles that may seem insurmountable, it is important to remember that they are a part of a storm that will pass. Though, they take every ounce of our energy and […]

Lest We Forget

From Amazing Grace – The ROHO Devotional Series Read: Joshua 5 Watch: Remember What God Has Done by Pastor Michael Walrond   The Andinka symbol of a bird twisting its neck to touch an egg sitting on its tail is the ancient symbol of Sankofa. Sankofa means “to know the future, one must know the […]

Dangerously In Love

From Amazing Grace – The ROHO Devotional Series Read: Judges 16: 1 – 20 Watch: Loving You Is Killing Me by Dr. Otis Moss III In 2003, Beyonce, a leading R&B singer released the hit, Dangerously in Love. In the song, she discusses the beauty of being in love and how her soulmate is her […]

Step Up To More

From Amazing Grace – The ROHO Devotional Series Read: Luke 19:1-5 Watch: The Courage To Climb by Min. Elijah McDavid Complacency might as well be considered a sin. Complacency comes from having a sense of comfort. When we become too comfortable with our current state, it hard for us to imagine or even receive something different, […]

Say Yes To Better

From Amazing Grace – The ROHO Devotional Series Read: Luke 17:12-14 Watch: A Biopsy on Better by Rev. Reginald Sharpe Luke 17 One of the most prevalent issues I run into with the youth I work with is the lack of belief that they can be better. Whether it was people telling them they would […]