The “American Dream” that we are living out today is not the Dream that Martin Luther King Jr. was referring to. The ideal of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness has to be a reality for all people for it to be true for a whole nation.
“Although praying isn’t our only responsibility in crisis situations – it is certainly a starting place.” – Steven Furtick
“By sitting-in, we were really standing up.” – John Lewis
Real change can be made – when you embrace the ugliness, own up to it and still stand up for what’s right to you.
Jesus stands for #blacklivesmatter and so should you. Jesus and justice can go hand in hand.
Self-care is not selfish. There is no way you can give 100% to others if you’re 100% empty.
Dear God, I’m trying to do work right now, but I can’t. I just watched the video of Alton Sterling’s (a black man shot to death by police for selling CDs) 15-year-old son crying, “I want my daddy” on national television and tears are running down my face. My heart hurts for this injustice. Fix…
So much truth was spoken through Jesse Williams. He said what needed to be said in the most relevant, eloquent and magical way possible.