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“When God made his promise to Abraham, since there was no one greater for him to swear by, he swore by himself, saying, “I will surely bless you and give you many descendants.”  And so after waiting patiently, Abraham received what was promised … Because God wanted to make the unchanging nat…

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TaMara Breeding-Goode wrote her first suicide letter when she was 11 years old. She was sexually abused, bullied and dealt with mental health issues ranging from depression to post-traumatic stress disorder. Breeding-Goode’s mother found the letter, and she didn’t try to kill herself then. S…

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The story of African American men and women serving in the U.S. military is one of lament and hope. African Americans began serving in the military with the arrival of the first enslaved Africans and have continued until today. In every war and conflict fought by or within the United States,…

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One hundred years is a long time ago, and during that time many things have come and gone. However, one historic establishment still stands tall and strong, and has no signs of leaving any time soon: St. Rita Catholic Church. 

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Hebrews 11:32-35 —“32 And what more shall I say? For the time would fail me to tell of Gideon and Barak and Samson and Jephthah, also of David and Samuel and the prophets: 33 who through faith subdued kingdoms, worked righteousness, obtained promises, stopped the mouths of lions, 34 quenched…

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A couple weekends ago, televisions across the world were tuned into the anticipated BET Awards. Curiosities of who wore what and who would show up with whom were fully satisfied as eyes and imaginations feasted on the red carpet.

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“And think about grassy fields — the grasses are here now, but they will be dead by winter. And yet God adorns them so radiantly. How much more will He clothe you, you of little faith, you who have no trust? So do not consume yourselves with questions: What will we eat? What will we drink? W…

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As he went along, he saw a man blind from birth. “Neither this man nor his parents sinned,” said Jesus, “but this happened so that the works of God might be displayed in him.  After saying this, he spit on the ground, made some mud with the saliva, and put it on the man’s eyes. “Go,” he told…

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“When a stranger sojourns with you in your land, you shall not do him wrong. You shall treat the stranger who sojourns with you as the native among you, and you shall love him as yourself, for you were strangers in the land of Egypt: I am the Lord your God.”(Leviticus 19: 33-34).

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Proverbs 4:23 – “Keep diligent watch over your heart; that’s where life starts.” (The Message Bible)

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June 21, 2019 will be the 83rd birthday of Imam Muhammad Siddeeq, and we invite you to join us in celebration (time and place TBA) of his life; a life which is full of numerous wonderful encounters and struggles in support of human excellence. His loving wife of 54 years, Sister Fareedah Sid…