June 21, 2020

As part of our prison ministry, I receive a completed lesson plan from a justice involved individual every week. They complete it and it’s mailed to me and I comment on their answers. I then write them a letter to encourage and support them while they study the Word. I...

June 15, 2020

Good morning everyone! This is another day God created and it’s pregnant with possibility!

Let me jump right in. The dialogue about race is dominating media, political, entertainment, government, family, education and religious conversations because of the tragic circum...

June 9, 2020

Good morning everyone. This is a day God created and I intend to live it with praise on my lips and joy in my heart. And that’s regardless of the state of our nation and world (Psalm 118:24)!

The following scriptures truly fortified my spirit this morning.

(Hebrews 4:14-...

June 7, 2020

Let us intentially throw aside the weight of division as we attend our various houses of worship today whether in person or virtually.

There is no such thing as a white or black Gospel, a prosperity Gospel, an evangelical Gospel, a social justice Gospel, a word of faith...

June 4, 2020

I have written 8 blogs since COVID-19 and the murders of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor and Ahmaud Arbery. I find writing very therapeutic and it helps me process some very intense emotions. I’ve had a few sleepless nights and anxious mornings but I know God is always fa...

June 3, 2020

Violence is in our country’s DNA. Although it’s white washed in our history books, America was founded and maintained by violence.

And it still is.

Why are we surprised now as we watch it played out in living color on our T.V screens and social media feeds? 

With that sai...

May 31, 2020

52 years ago the Westside of Chicago went up in flames after the assassination of Martin Luther King Jr.

At that time I was young, angry, and didn’t give a damn (excuse my language) much like the looters today.

Most of my crew felt the same way I did. We met in a school...