The Trauma of Colorism

The Trauma of Colorism

Conscious discipline helps people learn to better control and regulate their emotions. One of the practices taught in the CD programs I’ve taken is how to appropriately respond when we encounter something that is a “trigger” for us. I watched an online panel...
Why It’s Time for Churches to Set Aside Their NDAs

Why It’s Time for Churches to Set Aside Their NDAs

If the story of Easter teaches Easter people anything, it is that what happens in darkness will come to light. We learn songs as children about little lights that cannot be stomped out, blown out or put out by Satan – songs about God being bigger than darkness and the...
Emerging Voices | How to Respond to Disaster Trauma

Emerging Voices | How to Respond to Disaster Trauma

If there’s any truth in this adage, “when it rains, it pours,” then it certainly feels like we’re in a monsoon. The number of disasters I’ve seen in just the past few months doesn’t feel real. In December, historic tornadoes rampaged through my old Kentucky...