Today is the 60th annual National Day of Prayer, traditionally held on the first Thursday in May.The National  Day Prayer was established by an act of Congress in 1952, requiring the US presidents to proclaim a National Day of Prayer each year. This law was ruled to be unconstitutional’ by a US judge in 2010 […]

We all look to Mothers that we love at this time of year. In the next few hours we will be calling out to our mothers, godmothers, grandmothers, and aunts. We are calling to mind all the greatness that wiped our tears, calmed our fears and gave us endless cheers. For this dear Mothers we […]

We all look to Mothers that we love at this time of year. In the next few hours we will be calling out to our mothers, godmothers, grandmothers, and aunts. We are calling to mind all the greatness that wiped our tears, calmed our fears and gave us endless cheers. For this dear Mothers we […]

Mother’s Day invokes fond memories and passionate thoughts. You recall all the great times that you and your mother spent together. If you were blessed enough to have one count your blessings. If your mother is still with you count them even more. 1. If all your friends jumped off a bridge, would you? I […]

Mother’s Day invokes fond memories and passionate thoughts. You recall all the great times that you and your mother spent together. If you were blessed enough to have one count your blessings. If your mother is still with you count them even more. 1. If all your friends jumped off a bridge, would you? I […]

The Word Network, the largest African American religious network in the U.S. and the world, has just finalized an historic partnership with Juanita Bynum Enterprises. As the new Director of Special Programming, Dr. Juanita Bynum will be on The Word Network Monday through Friday at 5:00 a.m. ET; in addition, she will be producing monthly […]

The Word Network, the largest African American religious network in the U.S. and the world, has just finalized an historic partnership with Juanita Bynum Enterprises. As the new Director of Special Programming, Dr. Juanita Bynum will be on The Word Network Monday through Friday at 5:00 a.m. ET; in addition, she will be producing monthly […]

Today’s words of wisdom comes from Black celebrity moms: “I have a greater purpose for being here. I love making movies but I would give it all up to be with my daughter if I had to because she’s the love of my life,” – Halle Berry told U.K.’s Daily Mirror (via Essence). When Is […]

Today’s words of wisdom comes from Black celebrity moms: “I have a greater purpose for being here. I love making movies but I would give it all up to be with my daughter if I had to because she’s the love of my life,” – Halle Berry told U.K.’s Daily Mirror (via Essence). When Is […]

As details emerged about a possible attack on the 10th anniversary of 9/11, President Barack Obama was scheduled Friday to meet the men responsible for collecting the intelligence during a raid on Osama bin Laden’s compound. The president was to meet with members of the Navy SEAL team involved in the operation, the latest in […]

As details emerged about a possible attack on the 10th anniversary of 9/11, President Barack Obama was scheduled Friday to meet the men responsible for collecting the intelligence during a raid on Osama bin Laden’s compound. The president was to meet with members of the Navy SEAL team involved in the operation, the latest in […]

Few artists can say they were a part of the birth and growth of a musical genre. Sure, there are plenty of garage bands and bedroom producers who mess around on their computers, burn a disc and give their ”innovation” a trendy name such as Electric Folktronica or some such insular nonsense. But to help […]