forgiveness

5 Tips for Forgiveness repost 11.27.19

5 Steps Toward Forgiveness in Relationships

Forgiving those we love after they’ve hurt us is not always easy to do. Follow the advice in this revisited April 2016 article if you are having trouble doing so.

Kirk Franklin Forgives Terminally Ill Father for Giving Him Up for Adoption

Like many who have been given up for adoption, gospel superstar Kirk Franklin found it…

The Family Centerpiece: Making Room at the Table

The old-fashioned notion of family dinners has eroded into a bag of piping-hot food thrust…

Black Folks, Stop Forgiving the Racists Who Harm Us

As Donald Trump’s forthcoming presidential term advances upon us, everyday becomes an exercise in resisting…

Cheating

Life After Infidelity: 5 Reasons to Stay

Earlier this year, I wrote an article that outlined steps to forgiving your mate after…

Black America should stop forgiving white racists

Why We Shouldn’t be So Quick to Forgive Racists

Historically, Black churches have nurtured the politics of forgiveness so that Black people can anticipate…

#theFword: A Campaign for Intimate Revolution

Forgiveness is a hard conversation, especially for Black folks. It moves though spaces of pain,…

#theFword: Forgiveness

"Let us forgive them.”  So said Nelson Mandela. The "us" meant Black South Africans, after…

[BEAUTIFUL STRUGGLER] ‘Call Me the N-Word, No Biggie!’

It’s hard to imagine that when Eagles’ wide receiver Riley Cooper returned to camp on…

Forgiving the Man Who Killed My 3-Year-Old Son

Forgiving the Man Who Killed My Child

This Mother's Day, I will go to church and spend time with my mother and…