So They May Encourage the Young Women: Why We Grieve with Lauren London

Many of us were shocked by the murder of rapper and entrepreneur Nipsey Hussle, 33. Based on reports, he took an impromptu trip to one of his retail stores and was shot repeatedly after taking a picture with a child. At the time of his death, he was dating actress Lauren London. They have a son together in addition to Hussle’s daughter from a previous relationship and London’s son from her … [Read more...]

When the Widow Gets Engaged

So, my boyfriend of two years proposed, and I accepted. I’m very excited to begin my life with him as he’s been a very close friend since we met in college, we’re so compatible, and we just genuinely enjoy each other. However, it is an adjustment for some people because for the last five years my testimony as a young widow with children has been a major part of my ministry. I’ve had the … [Read more...]

Partner Post: 4 Things People Need To Understand About Grieving

File link When the worst happens, it’s natural to grieve. In fact, it’s healthy because it helps the mind and body to recover. Until it happens, there is no way to understand the emotions. Watching films and TV series won’t do much good because they’re too sanitized. Death is real and it impacts people in different ways. This is the first thing to understand about the grieving process. Because … [Read more...]