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Iyanla Vanzant helps woman confront her gay pastor husband

Saturday, during an episode of Iyanla: Fix My Lifelife coach Iyanla Vanzant helped a Kentucky woman confront her gay husband about all the lies he had told her during their marriage. 403 more words


Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church, Commissary Hill, Calhoun County

I actually walked up during a Christmas program. I asked the pastor if I could take a photo and he said yes, after writing my car tag down, oddly enough. 7 more words

Cultural Feature

African-American Church & A Religious Portrait of African-Americans

by Pew Research, 1/30/09.

“African-Americans stand out as the most religiously committed racial or ethnic group in the nation.”

While the U.S. is generally considered a highly religious nation, African-Americans are markedly more religious on a variety of measures than the U.S. 336 more words

Pew Research

The Gathering and Singing: The Focus (pt. 1)

“We had CHURCH today!” “The Spirit really showed up today!”  If you’ve been part of a black church or have visited one, chances are you’ve heard or have even have uttered these phrases.   785 more words

Church Issues

Life Always Imitates Art

When it all falls down….I’m telling you all that it all falls down.  Man I remember when I used to love Kanye. It was back before he declared himself Yeezus.   1,294 more words


A flaneuse in Brasov

Walking in the well-preserved Old Town means passing by medieval buildings, on cobblestoned streets, listening to whispers of centuries. I live nearby and I’ve been here many times, by myself, or with friends, wandering the streets, stopping at a nice café in the main square, eating an artisanal ice-cream, biking in Șchei quarter or, more recently, going on the only free guided tour (which I recommend). 56 more words


Should your pastor have tattoos?

A prominent New York City pastor shocked many viewers by getting a tattoo in his own church during a recent episode of VH1’s Black Ink Crew. 693 more words