Posts tagged Hope
Sunday Confessions

“If you have sinned, you should tell each other what you have done. Then you can pray for one another and be healed. The prayer of an innocent person is powerful, and it can help a lot.” - James 5:16, CEV

I have carried around a deep shame in my life that few know.

One that has ruined many parts of my life.

One that has broken friendships, hurt close relationships and left me untrustworthy to many.

Shame is a terrible thing.

Especially, when it my case, this confession is not as deep as my opening words have made it out to be.

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Trying to Explain Blackness to a Seven-Year-Old

Liam is a legit seven year old boy. He's not thinking about his skin or the skin of his friends. He’s thinking about this list and adding WWE to it and doing pro presenter at church on Sundays. He’s thinking about how to trick me into letting him have another snack even after his mom said no more snacks. And yet, one day the reality that he is different will hit him.

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