The Mother Emanuel Nine

June 17, 2016 will mark one year since the massacre of the Mother Emanuel Nine in Charleston, South Carolina. The days and months since have been quite tough. Despite our grief, we continue to rely upon God’s grace. We lament that the hateful roots of such tragedies still flourish in the United States. It is in these trying times that … Read More

Let Us Take Up The Cross

Mark 8:27 Jesus went on with his disciples to the villages of Caesarea Philippi; and on the way he asked his disciples, “Who do people say that I am?” 28And they answered him, “John the Baptist; and others, Elijah; and still others, one of the prophets.” 29He asked them, “But who do you say that I am?” Peter answered him, … Read More

Message Delivered at CONVO XV, December 2011

AFRICAN METHODIST EPISCOPAL CHURCH CONVO XV December 13-14, 2011 GOD’S ABUNDANCE IN THE MIDST OF TOUGH TIMES Bringing it all together: Spirituality, Service and Stewardship It is in the bailiwick of the spiritually appraised to attend to the matters of the right now, to be acutely aware of our situatedness and yet to transcend our present circumstance in an effort … Read More