There is so much to be thankful for
Entering the New Year, we are given the opportunity to re-evaluate our lives; to consider strategies for self-improvement and engage in activities that move us closer to realizing our hopes and dreams.
Merry Christmas! This is a time of the year that we should feel the blessings that surround us. Every day, our world is filled with wonderful things that money cannot buy.
It is in all our hands to face down the lazy minds, and awaken them to a more enlightened view of our strong and triumphant history. In that event, humanity wins, and peace is on the horizon.
The skies will be colorful with fireworks this Fourth of July, lighting up hearts and minds in celebration of this nation’s independence.
But have you felt your own independence? Is your mind free to be?
The celebration of Father’s Day is a time to reflect on the love, protection and wisdom that these special men — who have been with us our entire lives — have given for the sole purpose of ensuring that we can go further. Their seeds of care have blossomed within us, nourished by the warmth of an exclusive bond.
With the recent killing of our young brother, Trayvon Martin, it has been hard to find peace. God makes room in eternity when tragedy strikes, but the pain on Earth lingers, and we struggle to make sense of it all. His murder — and the manner in which his life was taken — gives the [...]
It’s the new year, and everything around us seems to be moving in slow motion because of unsettling circumstances in the economy and world affairs. The hustle-and-bustle required to stay above water, each and every day, can cause moments of stress and confusion. We need to be reminded to occasionally hit the pause button on [...]
What does it mean to be a survivor? Can we find peace once we survive situations in our lives that demand courage under fire? We all survive in many ways in order to reach our day-to-day goals, but it can be an added struggle when a tremendous situation is placed before us that tests our [...]
By Kimberly Bailey-Tureaud The words “thank you” bring so much peace. Living life day-to-day, we can grow critical of those things we see as unjust, or the negative ways that others make us feel. Living a life of thanks brings you closer to the higher power. No matter what comes before you, if you start [...]