EBONY Magazine July 2016 Let’s Talk About #BLACKCHURCHSEX

Addressing Sexuality, Faith and Identity Through #BlackChurchSex

by Brooke Obie

In May 2015, Ahmad Greene-Hayes challenged people on Twitter to think critically about sexuality, abuse and the Black church using the hashtag #BlackChurchSex… Read More

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Jesus Was Not American:
How Politicizing Christianity Fuels Hatred

by Tracey M. Lewis-Giggetts


The hostile words… Read More

The Black Church:<br />
Under Attack and Guilty of Assault

The Black Church:
Under Attack and Guilty of Assault

by Ahmad Greene-Hayes

“And I say also unto thee, That thou art Peter, and upon this rock I will build my church; and the gates of hell shall not prevail against… Read More

Why Pastors Should Talk About Contraception from the Pulpit

Why Pastors Should Talk About Contraception from the Pulpit

by Emma Akpan

As a member of the clergy, I’ve heard many sermons on a wide range of social and political topics, from voting and the problems… Read More

Freedom H. Weekes, founder of H.E.L.P Ministries preaching to a crowd.

H.E.L.P. Ministries Bring Young People Back to Church

by Jervelle Frederick

Young Christians in New York City have united to bring the world a progressive ministry, one where members work tirelessly to… Read More

Dr. Jasmin Sculark and Pastor Lawrence Robinson - Sr. Associate Pastor of The Potter's House

Has Ferguson Changed the Hearts of Megachurch Pastors?

by Mame M. Kwayie

Dr. Jasmin Sculark takes a holistic approach to ministry, knowing that as the recently appointed senior pastor of the Jericho… Read More

This Far by Faith

This Far by Faith

by Margena A. Christian

U’rica Winder was just 6 years old when her mother and little sister, along with her mother’s boyfriend and a family friend, were… Read More

[Ending Rape 4Ever]<br />
A Spiritual Healing For Survivors

[Ending Rape 4Ever]
A Spiritual Healing For Survivors

by Lori S. Robinson

Rape might not leave physical scars, but the damage it causes the spirit can be indescribably devastating. Know that your pain doesn’t… Read More

Monica A. Coleman

[Ending Rape 4Ever]
The Black Church and Sexual Assault

by Lori S. Robinson

Your spiritual home should be a safe haven, a loving community and the ideal space for healing. Sometimes, that’s the case. Read More

[Ending Rape 4Ever]<br />
A Prayer for Healing

[Ending Rape 4Ever]
A Prayer for Healing

by April Holloway, Esq.

I was raped once. The fact that, at the time, I couldn't bring myself to acknowledge the assault as such, does not change… Read More

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