There is a deadly virus in the United States of America that has resided here for centuries and has claimed hundreds of thousands, if not millions, of lives. Not influenza. Not HIV. Not COVID-19. The relentless virus is known as RACISM. Let me give my short rant... like most people, I am fed up and … Continue reading STOP KILLING US: Being Black in Amerikkka
There are many people, Christian and non-Christian, who can say that if it was not for their praying mother or grandmother, they would not be in the position they are today. Said prayers are considered to be intercessory— praying to God on behalf of others. The act of intercession can be carried out for a … Continue reading Hold Me Up: The Intercessor’s Heart
On Sunday, January 26, 2020, the world received shocking news that made it stand still. Reports that NBA All-Star and legend Kobe Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter Gianna, and seven others were killed in a helicopter crash flooded the news, social media, and radio stations, and stunned the nation and the world. Such an unforeseen and … Continue reading In Memory of Kobe and Gianna Bryant…
Happy new year!!! We're back and we're functional! Since my last post, the remainder of 2019 had bombarded me with all sorts of goals and responsibilities that had to be met before the year was over. So in good news, I managed to complete them! Now I'm not the "new year's resolutions" type, but I … Continue reading 2020: A Year of Vision
Before continuing, I would like to clarify on what this post is, and what it is not. This is a very "touchy" subject for many people and for many different reasons. The purpose of this post is strictly for understanding. Everything said will mainly be based off of personal experience and opinion, but has been … Continue reading When The Church Fails You: A Place of Rescue or Religion?
Sometimes in life, things don't always go the way we planned. Quite truthfully, it happens more often than we'd like. We won't always reach a desired deadline, get a certain job, obtain a desired salary, pass an important test, etc. It can be very frustrating or disheartening, especially when everyone else around you seems to … Continue reading The Comeback Setup: What Setbacks Really Are
Whether you've badly sprained an ankle, broken a bone, or simply just needed help getting up, chances are... you've used crutches. The purpose of crutches is to support one's weight when walking. They are meant to give one support and keep them balanced. But think about it... what happens when we make other people our … Continue reading The Crutch of God