My Brother, My Son

Galatians 3:28 (NRSV), "There is no longer Jew or Greek, there is no longer slave or free, there is no longer male and female; for all of you are one in Christ Jesus." One of the things that I love about the bloggy world is the opportunity to meet people from various walks of life and backgrounds. In the blogosphere, we have a unique opportunity to break down walls, learn about each other, and … [Read more...]

The Burden of Parenting While Black

Unless you live under a rock, you’ve heard the name Trayvon Martin. If you don’t know who I’m talking about, Trayvon Martin is a 17-year old Florida teen who was murdered by a neighborhood vigilante, George Zimmerman, who pursued him and violently confronted him because the teen looked “suspicious” (Read one of the articles here). The police have yet to arrest George Zimmerman for this senseless … [Read more...]

The Curious Case of Trayvon Martin

Please read this article and I hope it helps us to examine ourselves. My heart aches for the Martin family. The Curious Case of Trayvon Martin … [Read more...]