Archive by category Life

Today’s Workplace: How Your Health May Affect Your Job

Today’s Workplace: How Your Health May Affect Your Job

Today’s employers are doing everything they can to help their employees make healthier lifestyle choices through various disease management and wellness programs. On the one hand, they are taking heed to what research continues to reveal. That is, by helping employees to adopt healthier lifestyle habits, organizations benefit big in areas related to productivity, profits, […]

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Grieving Is A Process. Take Your Time

Grieving Is A Process. Take Your Time

I enjoyed the last days of having my mother-in-law living with me. Recently, I looked through the photos of her last days. The mischievous smile; the feisty comebacks; the pregnant, thought-provoking moments of silence in discussions; and the stories of her childhood and college years filled our days. The ER staff and doctors sent her […]

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Am I My Brother’s Keeper?

Am I My Brother’s Keeper?

“Then the Lord said to Cain, Where is your brother Abel? I don’t know, he replied. Am I my brother’s keeper?” (Gen. 4:9) This question, “Am I my brother’s keeper,” is an eternal question that has relevance through the ages, from Cain and Abel to all relationships involving men today. This question implies that man […]

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Tips for Maximizing Your Workout Performance

Tips for Maximizing Your Workout Performance

There are a lot of factors that will affect your workout performance such as inadequate nutrition, inconsistent exercising, insufficient sleep, intense stress, and undesirable weather conditions. While some things are beyond your control like the weather, there are a lot of things within your control such as nutrition. Consuming the right nutrition at the right […]

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Back to Beauty Basics: The College Edition

Back to Beauty Basics: The College Edition

Hello Beauties! It seems like we were just anticipating all of the festivities that summer has to offer and no sooner than we put away our heavy coats and sweaters, the summer months are coming to an end. We must get prepared for the next season in our lives and college is a very exciting […]

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The Priority of Fatherhood

Our Father in heaven, hallowed by thy name, your kingdom come, your will be done on earth as it is in heaven,” (Matt. 6:9-10). The first thing that may be noticed is the fact that God is revealed as “our Father.” In other words, God is the Father of all creation including every man, woman, […]

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No, You Cannot Have It All

No, You Cannot Have It All

“My friends, a mist in the pulpit creates a fog in the pews!” My thoughts trailed off as I envisioned the room being filled with fog as the preacher prattled on. As I daydreamed, ever so slowly the preacher faded from view. He was so corny, eliciting laughter as he described disastrous situations where leaders […]

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We’re Losing by the Mouthful

We’re Losing by the Mouthful

We pray at the church altar to slay a number of sins. Afterward, we return to our seats like victorious conquerors. But in all of our praising and shouting “Hallelujah,” one sin in the Body of Christ continues to punch us in the gut: gluttony.   “When you sit to dine with a ruler, note […]

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Prospering in Your Physical Health

Prospering in Your Physical Health

When we talk about stewardship in church, rarely do we include stewardship over our physical bodies. We don’t eat or drink in the sanctuary, and we quickly address persons who smoke on church property. However, when it comes to our physical bodies, we neglect one the greatest gifts in which God blessed us. It is […]

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On The Job Training

On The Job Training

Weddings are so beautiful! Well groomed tuxedos, new shoes, glistening dresses, every hair in place, and every detail covered. We can’t forget the cakes, flowers, candles, gifts and great music. Every moment includes a great photo opportunity. Most brides have created a picture in their minds of the day before it even arrives. Many grooms […]

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Skin Is In

Skin Is In

Hey there beauties! It’s still technically summer and enjoying this warm weather means you are being even more exposed to the harmful elements, which can affect your skin in a negative way. So here are six tips you should follow to help maintain your skin’s healthy glow, because Skin is in! 1) Develop a skin […]

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