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Holiday Blessings

Preserved by Purpose:   Holiday Blessings Between Black Friday shopping, Cyber Monday sales and holiday get togethers, what some call the most wonderful time of the year can end up being the most stressful time of the year.   Even though many of us look forward to the holidays because of its promises of joy and relaxation, the reality for some ... Read More »

Preserved by Purpose – Single, Saved and Selfish?

“I think that if you are single, God has nothing to with it. It’s because you are too selfish to do the work to be in a relationship.” As a listened to this comment a few years ago, all I could do was look at the telephone in amazement.  I’d heard these kinds of sentiments before but not put quite ... Read More »

Preserved – It’s Your Fault You’re Single!

“Does the black church keep black women single?” Before I even had a chance to read the article on CNN.com a few years ago, I’d already decided the answer was no.   I remember my response to this article like it was yesterday: the answer was a definite “no!”      I read the article with great interest because a few times I’d ... Read More »

Preserved – The Voice of the Flesh

If we are honest with ourselves, all of us struggle with wanting to do things that seem satisfying at the time, but often leave a bittersweet aftertaste. I think about the warnings I got from my parents as a child not to overeat. Of course, thinking as an 8 year old I knew what was best for me, I ignored ... Read More »