Dayna sashayed to her sitting area and sank into the caramel-colored leather loveseat. She closed her eyes and mentally rehearsed her speech for tonight’s benefit gala. Dayna visualized herself introducing her boss, then opened her eyes and stretched. Time to get up and get to work. That meant sliding into her Spanx without breaking a sweat, and stepping into her dress before Warren arrived. He would be ready....
"A Daughter of the King is a Modern Day Princess"
by Doreen Hanna
One conversation can spark a thought that will ultimately lead to something wonderful. That’s what happened to me as I spoke on the phone with Cathy, a women’s ministry leader, who had called to invite me to speak for a Mother/Daughter event. Their theme was “Celebrate! You’re a Daughter of the King.” She asked if I had any form of reference to speak on this topic. I froze. Then suddenly I remembered what had been stated at a speaker’s conference: “If you think you don’t know, just say yes and immediately shoot up a prayer!”
Pray I did, and truly, immediately, I recalled a moment when I was a young girl. One particular morning, my grandmother walked out of her bedroom beautifully dressed. I asked her where she was going and she boldly proclaimed, “I’m going to church to meet with the King of Kings because I am a Daughter of the King!” I had not remembered that moment for more than 40 years....