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Day 1

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by Bishop TD Jakes

There are few moments that have the power to extract the kind of wonder that anticipating… Read More

Love and Alcoholism

Love and Alcoholism

by France François

On the morning of my sister’s high school graduation, I found my boyfriend so drunk that he could barely stand up. Even so… Read More

TD Jakes

T.D. Jakes Masterminds MegaFest 2013 [INTERVIEW]

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Bishop T. D. Jakes is on a mission. A mission to empower, inspire and uplift the Black community. And, mission accomplished. Appropriately… Read More

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Hey there, Pastor A.J. Aamir. How’s your scalp doing? Is it blessed and highly favored? I sure hope so, because if… Read More

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Learning to Swim at 35

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by Tabari McCoy

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Aretha Franklin Remembers MLK

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Okay, tell the truth: how many cups—and by cups, I mean eight-ounce servings—of coffee are you drinking a week? According… Read More

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When Prayer Is Not Enough

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Mental health concerns are among the biggest and most dangerously tabooed topics in Black America.  A comedian once said that… Read More

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5 Facts About the 'Affordable Care Act'

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5 Facts About the 'Affordable Care Act'

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Can a Lack of Sleep Make You Fat?

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by Erika Nicole Kendall

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