Brooke Obie

Editor-at-Large, EBONY.com

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[THE SPIRITUAL LIFE] ‘Inner Fitness’ Coach Aims to Change the Way We Heal

The multitalented Tina Lifford say we need t get fit spiritually in this insightful revisited May 2013 article.

EBONY Magazine July 2016 Let’s Talk About #BLACKCHURCHSEX

Addressing Sexuality, Faith and Identity Through #BlackChurchSex

In May 2015, Ahmad Greene-Hayes challenged people on Twitter to think critically about sexuality, abuse…

For Activist Rev. Sekou, ‘The Revolution Has Come’ [INTERVIEW]

This week, St. Louis activist and theologian Reverend Osagyefo Sekou was acquitted of charges stemming…

Kirk Franklin Walks the Path to ‘Losing’ His Religion [INTERVIEW]

Kirk Franklin is back with a bold new gospel album, Losing My Religion. The first…

All Black Lives Must Matter to the Church

At the funeral for Rev. Clementa Pinckney, who was gunned down by White terrorist Dylan…

Furious About Ferguson? Here’s How You Can Help

As you may have seen on the news (or more likely read on Twitter) by…

Jamal H. Bryant

These Pastors Ain’t Loyal

In a recent sermon posted on YouTube called, “I’m My Enemy’s Worst Nightmare,” Dr. Jamal…

Cissy Houston

Cissy Houston Remembers Whitney [EXCLUSIVE]

It has been a rough road for mother, grandmother and Grammy Award-winning gospel artist Cissy…

How to Make Peace with Your Unknown Future

It is an extreme First World Problem to be able to fear for your unknown…

3 Steps to Cope When God Says ‘No’

I really wanted to win. I worked very hard to win, got some tear-inducing recommendation…