I have a confession – finally (this blog post has been sitting in my draft box for days). 2016 was sometimes frustrating to my very soul. Yes, this Christian lady is venting a bit, but I’ll explain my sheer frustration in a moment. Along with many of you, I prayed that the will of God prevail mightily […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
I was 18 years old and college life had gotten the best of me. I wanted to be an amazing cardiac care nurse who helped people nurture their hearts back to good health. But independence tasted way too good for this sheltered church girl who wanted more than anything to be free of rules, curfews, […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
My Story “Is he staring at me? Why is he staring at me? I guess because he likes me. But WAIT – he has a girlfriend.” A year later my crush broke up with his girlfriend. He was still staring at me intensely every time our paths crossed. I initially saw this as a sign […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
The cat was “let out of the bag” this past weekend regarding, singer and talk show host, Tamar Braxton (sister of singer, Toni Braxton). Apparently, Tamar has departed from the popular TV show, The Real, which appeals to multicultural crowds abroad. There are many speculations as to what actually took place between Tamar and the […]Continue Reading... No Comments.
Jeremiah 1:5,8 states: “Before I made you in your mother’s womb, I chose you. Before you were born, I set you apart for a special work. Don’t be afraid of anyone, because I am with you to protect you,” says the Lord. Many are born and raised in Christian families, but as they grow […]Continue Reading... 5 Comments.
I’ll keep this blog article about the movie, Joy, short and sweet partly because my two year old is fighting her bedtime routine and mostly because this written piece is more of a call to digest and reflect on the act of believing the impossible. Based on a true story, Joy Mangano (main character) could be […]Continue Reading... 5 Comments.
Ever since Jay-Z and Beyonce starting dating in 2003, there was a certain mystique surrounding the couple. It seemed everyone wanted to know the intimate details of their relationship. It only intensified when the celebrity couple married in 2008. But despite all curiosity surrounding them, Jay-Z and Beyonce always remained private regarding their love life. […]Continue Reading... 4 Comments.
Her rawness was undeniable. Her zeal was incomparable as she graced the concert stages and music videos in shocking outfits with equally shocking rhymes. I wasn’t a die-hard fan, but I remained a young church girl intrigued with this type of boldness as her lyrics took over the radio airwaves. Her name is Lil’ Kim. […]Continue Reading... 16 Comments.
Have questions about who God is? Confused about how to have a relationship with Him? Keep reading the article below. There is no other controversial figure that makes headlines, graces the closing of speeches and prayers, causes animosity, and is questioned as much as God is. He is the creator to some. […]Continue Reading... 1 Comment.
Reflecting on the forerunners in Black American History can instill in us a sense of pride. We can be humbly reminded that countless individuals, for the sake of freedom, overcame great prejudice, discrimination, Jim Crow laws, and the obstacle of being deemed irrelevant to an entire nation. The wonderful legacy of the freedom fighters […]Continue Reading... 4 Comments.