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Monday, November 24, 2014


What Does Being “Blessed” Really Look Like?

November 23, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The hot phrase today constantly reminds us that the “struggle is real”. Most perceive life as a vicious cycle of trials, tribulations and hardships. We look at others who we perceive to have more material possessions than us and wonder what’s so special about them. We wonder why are they so “blessed beyond measure”.... [Read more...]

Getting excited over nothing: Truth? and the Black church experience.

November 18, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) When Jesus warned his followers about the hypocrisy of the religious leaders of that day (Matthew 23: 1-34) He was referring to the fact that those religious leaders had made non-essentials into issues of doctrine (Matthew 23: 4). Fast forward to today; Jesus would be issuing the same rebuke against many leaders in the black... [Read more...]

Christian Talk; Advice From An Elder.

November 18, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) You then, my son, be strong in the grace that is in Christ Jesus. And the things you have heard me say in the presence of many witnesses entrust to reliable men who will also be qualified to teach others. Endure hardship with us like a good solider of Christ Jesus. No one serving as a solider gets involved in civilian affairs... [Read more...]

Yes, Too stressed to be blessed.

November 3, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Black folks lead the nation in church-going, praise-dancing, shouting, call-and-response, and “whoopin.” We like to “get our church on” and feel good while we are there. We do our holy dances and run down the aisles to lay our money at the feet of preachers, some of whom “anoint” it, by stepping on it, before they... [Read more...]

The Case to Ban Religion.

October 27, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) In making my case I first need to make some key points on the nature of religion and the intent in which the concept was conceived. Although there are many points to be made, I will only outline the few vital points that I believe will make my case clear. First, religion itself was established by Adam (The first human being).... [Read more...]

Sin or Behavior our Problem.

October 21, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) My attempt in writing is to keep it simple. Sin Vs behavior. Do they not come from the same womb? Isn’t one the result of the other? Change the behavior and you change lives despite ones religious belief…Sin is ever present and my flesh reveals this daily as I continue in progress to sin less. Now if I had better teaching... [Read more...]

Alabama’s Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church: A Dysfunctional Congregation Of Certified Fools?

October 15, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) The Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church hierarchy voted for Pimp Pastor Juan Demetrius McFarland to step down at a count of 80 to 2 yet this brazen egomaniac had the nerve to return this past Sunday with the full knowledge of his standing and commenced to preach to the minuscule congregation of 50! I really don’t know where to... [Read more...]

Church; True Ministry In The Pulpits.

October 14, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Sound the Alarms!!!! Sound the alarms to the thousands of churches located in each City and to the hundreds of Churches in each neighborhood and the 10-15 Churches on every other block across the states. Our neighborhoods need an example of the God you speak of behind your doors. As Spiritual leaders in our communities, show... [Read more...]

Is Your Light Bright Enough?

October 5, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) This week, I would like to remind you of one of your most important “divine assignments” – being a light that draws people closer to God. No matter what your purpose in life, this is an underlying mission: Living your life in such a way that people say to themselves, “There’s something different... [Read more...]

The Light At The End of The Tunnel.

August 12, 2014 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com)  These last few weeks have been quite the battle! Spiritually, emotionally, mentally and physically. I’ve dealt with so many shifts in my life throughout the year. I’ve had to ask and answer some very difficult questions regarding my own spiritual practice. I grew up in the Christian faith… I attended a Christian... [Read more...]

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