Category: Culture & Lifestyle

NYC action in solidarity with Ferguson. Mo, encouraging a boycott of Black Friday Consumerism.

Why I didn’t go to church Today – Black Lives Matter

I usually don’t like writing blog posts in response to current events, because I believe everyone needs time to think and reflect before speaking up (or in this case, writing) about any hot topics, because words are spoken and they will never be unspoken. Out of our mouth comes the power to give life and at the same time the power to take it away.

MARYLAND:  AFRICAN DIASPORA MARKET PLACE 2015 IS COMING UP

MARYLAND: AFRICAN DIASPORA MARKET PLACE 2015 IS COMING UP

The great State of Maryland will be hosting the African Diaspora Market 2015. The City of Silver Spring is now preparing for this great showcase coming up this Summer. Details can be found on the Market Place website.

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African History – Haile Selassie

Quote of the Day – History teaches us that unity is strength, and cautions us to submerge and overcome our differences in the quest for common goals, to strive, with all our combined strength, for the path to true African brotherhood and unity.

Sunday Notes – How Does God view Work?

Sunday Notes – How Does God view Work?

According to research, 80% of people are dissatisfied with their jobs. It is also known that the average person spends about 90,000 hours at work over their lifetime. That’s a lot of hours to be unhappy. So, what does the Bible say about Work? The following are some highlights from God’s view on work.

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Celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day

As a naturalized African American (originally from the Congo Democratic in Central Africa), I realized that this wonderful day (along with many others to come) could not have been possible if a certain group of people stood up for my future, knowing for sure that they might not get a taste of it as they confront unthinkable injustice and ideology rooted in the American society.