March Madness!

Whew!!!! March has been a whirlwind of a month! Between work, book promotions, and observing Women’s History Month, I genuinely felt like my background music was “I’m Every Woman.” But with God and the fortitude of my ancestors, I was able to navigate through  the month by connecting with amazing people! One of the assignments I haven’t done recently is...

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Why Write a Book about Sex?

Why Write a Book about Sex?

Now that I have your attention, I’d like to talk about my new book Diggin’ For Intimacy: Sex, Sensuality, and Loving God, available on Amazon on Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2021.  It’s nothing like a whole Global Pandemic to make you question the fragility of life and make you press “PLAY” on all of the systems that have been on “PAUSE.”...

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Random Lessons on the Journey

Random Lessons on the Journey

In 2018, I tried my hand at developing merchandise that celebrates my Gullah Geechee heritage. After trying to find tees that highlighted Geechee history or sayings, I decided to create a line of my own. While I’ve learned much about the production and marketing process, one of the things I’ve realized is that I’ve been relying on some old skills...

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Why Diversity in Medicine Matters: A Reflection During Heart Health Month

Why Diversity in Medicine Matters: A Reflection During Heart Health Month

In recent years, I made the decision that my health care team needed to be made up of women of color. My primary care physician and GYN are both African-American women because I feel doctors from other backgrounds allow for too many excuses. I need tough love and strong talk, and not another prescription for areas of health that I...

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What’s the Word in the Digital Pews?

What’s the Word in the Digital Pews?

As a past volunteer leader of a church’s public relations and marketing ministry, I recall having just enough energy and time to create content. There was not much time for follow-up beyond meetings with the pastor, and my team never quite took time to gather feedback from recipients of our messages. As churches and organizations create more digital content, “social...

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Go Ye Therefore and Blog

Go Ye Therefore and Blog

Did Jesus just preach in the temple? Of course, he didn’t. Scripture shows us Jesus reached people wherever they were! With the accessibility and ease of the Internet and social media, we can now minister to thousands, and potentially millions, in a matter of seconds. No, you do not need thousands of dollars for equipment to buy fancy gadgets! Your...

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A New Way to Enlarge Your Territory

A New Way to Enlarge Your Territory

You spend countless hours in prayer and study in order to bring God glory and craft masterful sermons. Your members are inspired, and some even buy tapes, yes, tapes, to take home to share with family and friends. Your Minister of Music and choir are sought after for concerts and special events, and is evident God is moving in the...

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