Good Morning, Gorgeous

Good Morning, Gorgeous

“I am black and beautiful, O daughters of Jerusalem, like the tents of Kedar like the curtains of Solomon” (Songs of Solomon 1:5). Those words are in your Bible. I didn’t make them up.  When was the last time you heard a sermon on this verse from Song of Solomon? (Or...
“Let’s Get Back II Eden”

“Let’s Get Back II Eden”

“Let’s get back to Eden.” These words didn’t originate with me but were written by legendary gospel songwriter, producer and artist, Donald Lawrence.  Growing up, I heard this song constantly on the radio and at local church services during the offertory appeal. I was...
Suffering: What Was The Reason?

Suffering: What Was The Reason?

Things Happen.  Those words don’t originate with me but from Dr. Renita Weems, a beloved womanist theologian and scholar. She used them during a sermon called “Unfinished Business.”  In this sermon, she said she had to come face to face with how her theology wounded...