And, for those who say you can't oppose America and be a "good Christian" (because supporting slavery was such a Christ-like thing for the American people to do), I'm going to pray while I withhold my dollars, defend my family, or openly challenge the government. James 2:14-26.
Your pride is important. But know when you need to put it to the side and when you need to say "This is something I won't budge on." You cannot not budge on everything and everything cannot go your way. That is juvenile.
I'm a chess player. Not great but I'm good. And, after this first full week of Donald Trump's presidency, I see that we, as American citizens who oppose this president's points of view, are playing chess. We must take actions that are not only decisive and intentional but also strategic. I tweeted it last night … Continue reading A Big Game of Chess
"My president is black." -- Young Jeezy I still remember exactly where I was and who I was with when I found out that President Barack Obama would be the United States of America's forty-fourth president. Do I agree with everything President Barack Obama did? No way. I'm not brainwashed. But this man was the … Continue reading One Time For the First
Today, I write in honor of Rev. Bro. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and I ask us all to look introspectively for the King in us. Search for the love, not the hate. Look for the integrity before the opportunity. Believe in the good in your fellow human being as opposed to pointing out the … Continue reading The King in You
I do not subscribe to the old fashioned school of thought that politics are not to be discussed. There is certainly a time and a place for those discussions: anywhere but work. I am a firm believer that, unless of course politics is your field, you should keep it out of the workplace. And that … Continue reading Neither the Place Nor the Time
First and foremost, HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO MY LOVELY MOTHER AND MY AMAZING AUNT! Secondly, happy 8th Alpha anniversary to my line brothers. Couple years from a decade, LBs. #Fall0gr8 Thirdly, folks, whether you supported Hillary or not, the world keeps spinning. Am I disappointed? Yes. Am I going to not go to work anymore because of … Continue reading The World Keeps Spinning