via getupmmornings: Everyone is excited for Warryn Campbell and Erica Campbell as the premiere of “We’re The Campbells,” airs tonight on TV One at 8pm/7c! Tamela Mann spoke about how she is looking forward to good clean television that encourages families. She also believes so many like rachet television and this will paint a different picture of what Black families look like. Marvin […]

via EEWMagazine-Bethany Marks: In a Friday, June 15, 2018 Instagram post, Bible teacher and author Priscilla Shirer got reflective about the great friendships God has blessed her to have. “The older I get the more value I’m placing on like-minded relationships with people who are headed in the same direction and who allow (and appreciate) you to […]

via essence/VERONICA HILBRING: The impact of school shootings is being felt across the country, especially with young children. In Alabama, 12-year-old Javon Davis wrote a will just in case he dies in a school shooting. The sixth grader and his best friend Cameron wrote letters to one another listing what they would leave each other if they died during such […]

via EEWMagazine: These days, people throw around the word friend so loosely and trust those as confidantes who aren’t really in their corner. How can you know with certainty if someone is truly down for you and loves you for real? Bishop T.D. Jakes is sharing his take on it. “You don’t know who is […]

In this edition of the Ericaism, Erica Campbell explains that she is friends with her mom.

Some people’s social media philosophy is “the more the merrier,” but that may not be the healthiest mindset according to author Cora Jakes-Coleman. The daughter of megachurch pastor Bishop T.D. Jakes told her 64,000 Instagram followers that they could potentially reduce the negativity on their timelines by simply disconnecting from unhealthy people. Some of you […]

LITHONIA, GA Bishop Eddie L. Long, viewed by many as one of the most influential faith leaders in the world and others as one of the most controversial, was laid to rest Wednesday. Long’s funeral began with his family closing his casket, which was draped in a purple and gold cloth. The casket was ushered out so […]

getty images: Bernice Underwood is 99 years young, and she does the electric slide better than most people half her age. “I like fruit, vegetables, and greens, anything,” said Underwood. Fit, fabulous and fierce, Underwood is set to turn 100 in a few weeks on July 23. Now meet her best friends – Gladys Butler […]

Fantasia Barrino has a new album coming July 29, and in preparation for it she’s doing interviews and showing off her svelte figure. The 31-year-old shares looks —created by stylist Daniel Hawkins— on a regular basis. But this look in particular, slays for the gawds. Last July, Fantasia married COO of a North Carolina-based courier […]

Even though people are ashamed of their sins, gospel singer Kierra Sheard says believers are called to confess their struggles one to another. In a blog post titled “I Won’t Stop Fighting,” the 28-year-old gospel singer shared James 5:16 which states: “Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that […]

Getty Article By Rebecca Johnson // EEW MAGAZINE CHRISTIAN LIVING I called her my “crazy friend” because she had no filter, would always tell it like it is and believed in living for today only. In times when I was having difficulty or needed to share a mistake with someone I knew wouldn’t judge me, […]

  The Bible often gives us the most obvious advice a person can have. If we followed it, we would be in a better world. One of the biggest struggles in the world is finding a true friend. Jesus had a true friend in Lazarus. When he died scripture says  Jesus wept.  Yet, time and […]