Unfollow: An Open Letter to Some of My Leaders

Unfollow: An Open Letter to Some of My Leaders

When Ahmaud Arbery was murdered, I was more than appalled. When a white cop in Minnesota chose to take a knee on the neck of George Floyd, it broke me. In the wake of tragedy, leaders have a responsibility. When injustice wreaks, influence is a priority. I love and...
Being Black In America Should Not Be A Death Sentence

Being Black In America Should Not Be A Death Sentence

Another black man was murdered on Monday the 25th. The Minneapolis Police Officers pulled George Floyd over for a routine traffic stop. After an altercation George was handcuffed, put on the ground, and from there his life began to slip away. The police proceeded to...
Reentering With a Mission

Reentering With a Mission

The President announced that houses of worship are essential. Who can argue with that – they are. Jesus said on this rock, I will build my church, and the gates of hell will not prevail. Yes, the church is essential. Now that we’ve got that out the way. Let’s...
3 Lessons I Am Relearning On Sabbatical

3 Lessons I Am Relearning On Sabbatical

Last year’s sabbatical is different on all levels. Ha! I’ve been in ministry twelve years, and last year was my first one. Heck, I didn’t even know how to take a sabbatical. I had to call on my Pastor friends to help a brother out. Then COVID came...
37 Lessons I’ve Learned In 37 Years

37 Lessons I’ve Learned In 37 Years

In honor of my birthday I wanted to post 37 lessons I have learned over the years. I cannot believe I turn 39 on May 15th! May God minister to your heart. God understandsLaugh a lotEmbrace the momentEnjoy lifeSay sorryExercise oftenDo the impossibleIgnore the...