Sometimes, all you need is a word from the elders....
There's a saying in our community about New Year's..."what you do on New Year's Day, you'll be doing for the rest of the year". Father, I hope not. Buckle up...this is a long one. The ridiculousness started on New Year's Eve, at Watch Night Service, and every day after that has gone liberty-bibberty. New Year's … Continue reading First Week, WORST Week!
Habari Gani? Imani! Well, that feeling in my spirit that something was going to happen at Watch Night service last night was right on point. I'm not trying to be messy; I'm putting this out there on behalf of other women in ministry. Ours is a female-led ministry of Dance and Mime, as the majority … Continue reading Kwanzaa 2019 – Day 7
Habari Gani? Kuumba! Tonight, Jenise and I will be ministering at a friend's church for Watch Night service. It will be the first Watch Night service in which we have an hour to worship in the style that we are into. Our signature style incorporates dance and artistry into every facet of the program, from … Continue reading Kwanzaa 2019 – Day 6
Habari Gani? Nia! I still believe in community. Yes, I said it. I believe that the strength of our people is, was, and always will be our ability to stick together. If it were not so, then there wouldn't be such an overt effort to keep us separated. Divide and conquer. It was Caesar's strategy … Continue reading Kwanzaa 2019 – Day 5