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Father, Why Have You Forsaken Me?

June 12, 2020

What a time to be alive in the world right now. We are living through a pandemic and simultaneously watching or participating in an uprising against injustice against black people across the world. Everywhere we turn there seems to be more turmoil, more chaos, more confusion, more hurt, more pain, and more loss.  There are […]

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“And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose.” Romans 8:28 (ESV) Romans 8:28 is a scripture that is heavily recited among new and seasoned Christians alike, but very few of us live as though we believe what that scripture […]

Making Sense Out of Nonsense – Diamond Lepre

June 10, 2020

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Aubri Black – My Life Was Pretty Uneventful Until

June 12, 2019

I thought I had the most uneventful life possible. I thought nothing exciting ever happened to me. Because of that, as a writer, I thought I would never have anything interesting to write about from my own life. Little did I know. Growing up, I bought hard into the lie that I needed a man […]

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“Surely it was for my benefit that I suffered such anguish. In your love you kept me from the pit of destruction;”  Isaiah 38:17a The deeper I go into studying emotional/verbal abuse, the more my eyes are opened to see what I was blind to during my 27 years of victimization. I am now able […]

Shannon Cox – Unmasking the Lie

April 1, 2019

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Jay Highsmith – PRIDE

March 1, 2019

The hardest prison to escape is the prison of the mind, One of the biggest obstacles to overcome is a thing called pride, So what happens when a man full of pride can’t escape from his mind? Locked away and can’t find the key, But even when the cell door opened and he was free […]

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I was born in Beaumont, Texas to a 20-year-old single college student. My mom was at Prairie View University on a track scholarship when she found out she was pregnant with me. Being a young single mother in college was tough for her and eventually she felt like she had no choice but to put […]

Courtney Williams – Your Hearts Desire

February 1, 2019

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When Your Dreams Are Not Coming True – Natalie Hixson

June 11, 2018

My heart aches for my past self as I look back and see myself frustrated, stuck, and beating my head against the wall wondering when my life would begin. It wasn’t too long ago that I found myself weeping in my car all the way to a doctor’s appointment. Willing myself to stop, as I […]

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