In the continuing age of racial disarray, black Christians have been asked to pick a side... your religion or your race? And to put this simply, you do NOT have to choose. Over the past few years we've watched Lecrae receive backlash for advocating for black lives. Many questioned his motives and stated that he … Continue reading Are You Black First or Are You a Christian First?
"They tried to bury us, they didn't know we were seeds." -Dinos Christianopoulos What if I told you that, right now, you are in the Garden of Eden? And essentially, you are. Eden is your world. It is the place where a man decides his fate... where a man decides whether he will live … Continue reading Creating Your Eden
Over the past few weeks, Jordan Peele, mostly know as Peele from the comedy "Key and Peele", released a racial thriller which has made over $100 million in theatres. The name of this movie is "Get Out". And by now, I'm sure you've heard of it. In the movie a young black man, Christopher Knittel, goes to … Continue reading What I Got Out of “Get Out”
Somedays I feel unstoppable ... other days...... um... not so much. Lol. but I have to question... what is "stopping" me from being unstoppable? Feelings? Self doubt? Fear of failure or criticism? somedays I wonder... where would I be, who would I be, if I just lived without any concern of what someone else thought of … Continue reading Whose World is This?
"A priest can achieve great victories with an army of women at his command." — Mary Elizabeth Braddon Feminism is the pursuit of political, economic, cultural, personal, and social rights for women. It comes in several forms, they include radical feminism, cultural feminism, socialist feminism, and cultural feminism. But regardless of which form, the ultimate goal of … Continue reading The Bible is Anti-Feminist: Fact or Fiction?
So it's the day before lent. (Just in case you don't know what lent is ... Lent is a period of fasting for 40 days up to Easter. It symbolizes the 40 days Jesus spent in the desert after his crucifixion.) Lent is a normally practiced by those of the Catholic faith, and although I am not … Continue reading 40 Days and 40 Writes.
Proverbs 31... A Christian staple. Loved by many and quoted by even more. You see it quoted in every church girl's bio on twitter, every inspirational page for Christian women, and the social page of every woman aspiring to be married . Now don't get me wrong, the virtuous woman described in Proverbs 31 is a great model … Continue reading Proverbs 31: A Fine Line Between Aspiration and Idolatry
Faced with the choice between changing one's mind and proving that there is no need to do so, almost everyone gets busy on the proof.- John Kenneth Galbraith Source:https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/20140730175026-5723090-don-t-feed-the-trolls-research-reveals-psychopathy With so many current debates beckoning for our attention, its hard not to get aroused by one. Whether it's Beyonce, the Black Panther Party, Racism, #BlackLivesMatter, … Continue reading don’t feed the trolls.
Life throws us so many curve balls when it comes to love. In fact, I'll say that it throws curve balls, fiery darts, flaming arrows, glass bottles, cinder blocks, wrecking balls... Well, you get the point. And often times we're not always ready to get back into the dating game. Sometimes we take weeks, months, … Continue reading why it’s perfectly fine that you don’t want to date right now
Teach me good discernment and knowledge, For I believe in Your commandments. Psalm 119:66 (NASB) I love to read. Poems, quotes, articles, blogs.. you name it, I’m googling it. Sometimes when we are going through hard times, we like to find comfort in these reading these things. We like to know that we are not … Continue reading Getting YOUR Word: Life Past Blogs, Vlogs, and Articles