Unraveling Nice-Nasty Christianity

“The Fighting Temptations” is one of the funniest, tongue-in-cheek depictions of the Pentecostal Baptist church. The 2003 movie stars Cuba Gooding Jr. and Beyoncé Knowles-Carter, and uses humor to expose the wickedness flowing through some church pews. In the film, Gooding navigates church politics to organize a viable choir for a gospel competition. His arch-nemesis… Read More Unraveling Nice-Nasty Christianity

Womanist Wisdom: The Missteps of Unconditional Love

I am a womanist, which means I incorporate religion and spirituality into my feminist principles (along with a host of other differences). I am also a non-denominational Christian, so deciphering scripture has been pertinent to my spiritual adventure. One of the scriptures that I adore and refer to often is the popular 1 Corinthians 13-4:8… Read More Womanist Wisdom: The Missteps of Unconditional Love