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Why I Didn’t Marry for Love

  I have a confession y’all…and this confession is going to rock some of y’all’s minds and roll some heads. Ready for it? Of course you are! In fact, your teacup is probably already out by now! So here goes — I didn’t marry my husband because I love him. …

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The Biblical Roles of Husband and Wife Model How Our Relationship with Christ Should Be

It’s compelling how the unity between a husband and wife serves as a perfect model for how our relationship with Christ should be. Quite often in the scriptures we read about the church being called the bride and Jesus being called the bridegroom. Why would the Lord use marriage as …

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Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN) Announces Dope New Docu-Series “Black Love”

I hardly watch any TV, but I’m excited about Oprah’s new series. With all the reality shows that have been showing the worst that black people in America have to offer, a series highlighting honest and emotional real love stories about black celebrities we know and love is refreshing. Love …

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Your Cell Phone Usage May be Negatively Affecting Your Parenting

One of the most annoying and insulting things to me is when I’m speaking with another adult, whose time and attention I’m giving, and they’re constantly on their cell phone. The crazy thing is that they aren’t doing anything constructive like responding to an urgent message, but rather scrolling through …

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Dear Single Mom: From Your Son

You are awesome mom! But you are not my dad. Don’t be alarmed. My statement is not meant to be disrespectful—it is meant to totally express the pedestal of motherhood and the tireless work you’ve invested into my life and I don’t want it to be marred by being mixed …

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The Path of Destruction Left by Deadbeat Dads

I have never met my biological father. This was something that really bothered me as a very young man to the point that I lashed out in anger sometimes. To others, it likely appeared that I was just being mischievous for no reason, but it was actually an outward expression …

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How Your Parenting May Be Creating Generational Dysfunctional Cycles

Trauma and stress affect our households in many ways, parenting being one of them. Many parents commonly communicate with their children through yelling and arguing as if it’s normal and healthy. Many parents fuss at their children and oftentimes it’s for no reason other than from being stressed out and …

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