Survive or Live?

If you haven’t heard about “12 Years A Slave”, then I’m assuming you live under a big boulder. Since you read blogs, you don’t live under a big boulder. I will do my best in this post not to spoil the movie and focus on the one theme that resonated with me. Survive or live. … Continue reading

My Confession

Confession: I haven’t regularly attended church in a year. It’s Sunday. Where do you think I am? You’re right…not at church. If you are real observant, you will notice this blog started during that time period. I feel like I need to “come out” and say this because we’ve grown in our “dating” relationship with … Continue reading

The Process of Spiritual Awareness

Normally when we think of this process, we assume that people become closer to their acknowledgement of God. Not in this case. Recently, I read a blog on Thought Catalog by Jerry Dewitt and his transition from minister to atheist in five easy steps. Well, not easy but the spiritual process is never really easy or … Continue reading

O Ye of Little Doubt?

O Ye of Little Doubt?

Doubting Thomas…not his name, but that’s what he’s been called in the Christian Tradition. He was the one who asked to see Jesus after the Resurrection, ya know, just to make sure his friends weren’t lying. Of course, they were all like, “what’s wrong with you?? we said it’s Jesus!!” Thomas, however, decided he needed … Continue reading

Born Sinner vs. Yeezus

Born Sinner vs. Yeezus

To know me is to know I love hip hop. I won’t go and on and on about my love because I explained it before…but I love it. Hip hop generally revolves around the same topics: Money, women, “the trap”, hoes, women, community empowerment, bling, criminal activity, money, personal experience, rapper beef, misogyny, storytelling, ego, … Continue reading