In recent news, Jada Pinkett Smith stated she was going to be boycotting the Academy Awards, aka The Oscars, this year due to the lack of diversity and acknowledgement of people of color both in this year’s show and the Academy itself. One of the statements that she made would resonate with anyone: “Begging for … Continue reading Blissful Monday’s|I Won’t Beg You to Love Me
By Gerard McClure Jr. 1 John 4:18-19 says “There is no fear in love. But perfect love drives out fear, because fear has to do with punishment. The one who fears is not made in perfect love. We love because he first loved us. In the spirit of Valentine’s Day coming up, I think about … Continue reading Mind of a Man Mondays: Bey, Red Lobster and Choosin’
Hey ladies, as we enter 2016, you may be getting a ton of motivational messages about this year. Lord knows I have. Well, in terms of relationships, this is the best time to make some assessments about yourself and the kind of men you’ve interacted with throughout the last year. Whether you’ve been single … Continue reading Blissful Monday’s|Six Types of Boos to Say Bye to in 2016
Reality star Toya Wright and her husband Mickey Wright aka Memphitz had an unusual exemption in which he was allowed eight “hall passes” or opportunities in a year to do whatever he wants, which many would assume would include sleeping with women who are not his wife. Toya does not have any passes nor did … Continue reading Monday’s Bliss|Hall Passes in Marriage or Nah?
This past week I've run into moments when I was reminded of my past, for me to take a guilt trip down memory lane. For singles, many of us wish, hope and pray that we could turn back time and do some things differently, but since that's not the reality, we have the blessing in … Continue reading Blissful Monday’s|Cancel Your Next Guilt Trip
I’ve had some interesting conversations in the last few days about getting to the next level of life. I was rapping with one of the big homies yesterday morning before we went to clean up the community in St. Louis and he basically said, “How can you expect to reach the next level in the … Continue reading Mind of a Man Mondays|Can’t Stay The Same
More than ever we as believers and women of God have to be aware of what the Word of God says because the messages that come out in today’s society tend to be the polar opposite of His truth. Take for instance Amber Rose, model and ex girlfriend to Kanye West and Wiz Khalifah. This … Continue reading Blissful Monday’s|The Truth about Amber Rose’s Walk of No Shame
In the past two weeks I have come to learn of my family history on my dad’s side dating back to my great great grandfather born in 1830. It was crazy that it took almost 27 years to finally know who I came from. I could only imagine what life was like for the 1st … Continue reading Mind of a Man Mondays|Coming of Age