During the 2014 God is a Brown Girl Too Retreat in Sedona, Arizona, we witnessed magic. We rose each morning […]
Mindful LeaderCecilia B. Loving is Deputy Commissioner/Chief Diversity and Inclusion Officer at the NYC Fire Department. She also served as an attorney for the NYC Commission on Human Rights, and was a litigator at Patterson Belknap; Kramer Levin; and the Legal Aid Society. She is founder of the Mindfulness Group at FDNY, as well as Co-Chair of the NYC Bar’s first Mindfulness and Well-Being Committee. In addition to obtaining her Juris Doctor from NYU School of Law, Cecilia obtained her BFA from Howard University, MFA from UCLA and M.Div from NY Theological Seminary. She has written several books, including Prayers for Those Standing on the Edge of Greatness; God is a Brown Girl Too; God is a Lawyer Too; and Seeing Myself as God Sees Me. She also writes blogs and articles, including “Mindfulness: Being in the Now Without Bias, Blame or Shame” (Catalyst, April 19, 2018).
THE SALVATION MESSAGE by Leroy Hyter
For God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in Him should […]
RIGHT NOW, IN THIS INSTANT, I CAN CHANGE MY LIFE
The Bible teaches us in the book of Acts, Chapter 1, Verse 1, that after Jesus was crucified, he was […]
A RAISIN IN THE SUN: A COMING INTO ‘SPIRITHOOD’
In the 60’s when I first saw A Raisin in the Sun with Claudia McNeil as Lena Younger, Sidney Poitier […]
SOARING ON EAGLES’ WINGS
While celebrating Black History Month, I was reminded of Exodus 19:4, when God instructed Moses to remind the Israelites how […]
WHAT’S HAPPENING WITH THOSE RESOLUTIONS?
I was walking down the street the other day, when I learned an invaluable lesson from a little boy, who […]
WHAT HAVE I DONE FOR ME LATELY? PUTTING THE YEAR IN PERSPECTIVE
Remember when Janet Jackson sang “What Have You Done For Me Lately?” As we end 2013 and begin 2014, it’s […]