Thursday , June 29 2017
Home / Tag Archives: Family

Tag Archives: Family

The Path of Destruction Left by Deadbeat Dads

Fatherless-child

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 …

Read More »

Dear Vindictive Baby Mama

download

For years, I have been directly affected by your vindictive ways. Allow me to give a quick rundown of my background: I am a single mother of seven children who were fathered by six different men. Only one of those men has been a part of his child’s life since she …

Read More »

Are We Brothers and Sisters in Christ Foreal?

177200705_IFhero

There’s a very significant scenario involving Jesus that is sometimes overlooked by us Christians. It’s written in Matthew 12:47-50: “Then one said unto him, Behold, thy mother and thy brethren stand without, desiring to speak with thee. But he answered and said unto him that told him, Who is my …

Read More »

Don’t Let ‘Meme Theology’ Rob You of Having Healthy Relationships

happy-couple-3

With the rise of meme-empowered social media, we now have an onslaught of hundreds of memes crossing our paths on a weekly basis. They range from hilarious, vain, ratchet, dismal, informative, inspirational, and everything else in between. Amongst these various memes, we are bombarded with many that present hard-hitting biblical …

Read More »

Parenthood: How to Raise Children Without Damaging Them

dysfunctional-family

Parenthood is extremely challenging. It exposes who people are when they think no one else is watching. Some parents and guardians may forget that children are always perceiving them from angles they may have never imagined about themselves—good and bad. Quite often, children suffer many hurts and become damaged due to the sins and …

Read More »

God and the Fatherless Black Man

fatherless

In light of recent events in the news of blacks killing blacks, and police killing unarmed black men, many of us in the church world are quick to say “I pray that our brothers turn to the Lord.” As a Christian, this is the best advice that I have for …

Read More »

Man-to-Man: Modeling Christ for Your Children

A healthy and happy mixed race family

1 Kings 16 introduces us to King Omri, the father of Ahab. King Omri ruled Israel for 12 years and bought a hill and named it Samaria.  Omri was wise, strategic, and progressive. He brought Samaria to a point of peace and prosperity. He had total control over the new …

Read More »