Next weekend, we will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, best known for Dr. Martin Luther King’s “Dream.”Fifty years later, the dream challenges us yet. It is alive because it is not static. The dream of equal rights and equal opportunity, of being judged for character, not color,…

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In July I was invited to Austin, Texas to participate in a panel discussion about the cross-sections between the injustice of the Florida court’s decision to free George Zimmerman for the murder of Trayvon Martin and the broad miscarriage of justice as it relates to African Americans in the Criminal Justice system. My experience with…

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I was called to be a teacher, I had been a teacher for several years before I came to this conclusion, but I truly was. I could written volumes on various aspects of teachers, but I’m confining myself to this one this time. So much is said about grades in schooling. Now, I know that…

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– “Even when pressed by the demands of inner truth, men do not easily assume the task of opposing their government’s policy, especially in time of war. Nor does the human spirit move without great difficulty against all the apathy of conformist thought within one’s own bosom and in the surrounding world. Moreover, when the…

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The Abilene Zoological Society has announced plans for a new $3 million major expansion and renovation to the Abilene Zoo’s 50-year-old giraffe exhibit. The new “Giraffe Safari” exhibit will double the size of the current facility, allowing the zoo to add a bull giraffe and begin a breeding program. The new exhibit will include a…

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A LIGHT SHINES BRIGHTLY TOWARD MY DESTINATION AS I FOLLOW,COMING OUT OF A CRITICAL PATH AND OUT OF A STORM,WHERE ONCE DEEP CURRENTS HAVE TRIED TO SWALLOW,THE VISION OF MY GOD DIVINE PLAN .A LIFETIME OF WONDERFUL MEMORIES RESURFACE ON A HIGH SLOPEAS REFRESHING CLEANSING WATERS BAPTIZE MEFILLING ME WITH A RESTORATION POWER OF EVERLASTING…

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An echo of beautiful music created good vibes that led to laughter and joyful dancing as the bongos blended in with the beat of the electric guitar, and the congregation sang praise and worship songs with the choir. The three nights of revival ignited a powerful Holy Spirit presence into Availing Prayers Ministry Church in…

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Colossians 1:2227To them God has chosen to make known among the Gentiles the glorious riches of this mystery, which is Christ in you, the hope of glory.In Peanuts Lucy and Linus were sitting in front of the television set when Lucy said to Linus, “Go get me a glass of water.” Linus looked surprised, “Why…

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