Category Archives: Spirituality

No more foxes guarding the B-CU ‘hen house’

by Johnny L. McCray, Jr

Following the abrupt and unexpected departure of former President Edison O. Jackson in August 2017 amid dire financial conditions at Bethune Cookman-University and the subsequent

Winter in the Soul

Today is a very cold day in Florida. We have an icy wind that seems to penetrate our bones and a rain that will keep many of us inside to keep warm. Many of our homes are not insulated and the

Living in the Light-

Are Our Lives Living Testimonies?

Then this is the message which we have heard of him, and declare unto you, that GOD is light, and in him is no darkness at all. If we

Live For GOD … Be Still

by Michelle Spirit-Bird Harris

Be Still

As the mama oak seems still

Every Day Gratitude

by Michelle Spiritbird Harris

Gratitude. Such a simple word with meanings larger than we fully comprehend. In many indigenous cultures gratitude is a daily practice. It is not reserved for one day a year but for every day that

How to Purify Negative Karma and Get What You Want

Image: Julia Watkins

A Law to Live By

There are so many blogs about Karma and lots of lively discussions on social media, so I thought I would add my interpretations and understanding of Buddhist Karma. I was briefly ordained as a Tibetan Buddhist monk in 2002; lived for five

The Origin of Black Jesus

Formerly (How to Separate the Deified Jesus from the Jesus Within? (The Birth of Black Jesus)

There are a few people wondering why I advocate using the Lord’s Prayer even though I consider myself to be a follower of the Kamitic philosophy.  It is because as a shaman, I am concerned with what works because most of our ancestors were Christians and we come from a Christian background. But, due to misinterpretation, misrepresentation and misunderstanding about the ideas our ancestors had about Jesus Christ.  There is a lot of confusion circulating around.  This has led a number of us to turn our back on spirituality or worse become an atheist, which is totally out of sync with our nature and a true slap in our ancestors’ face.  So, let’s begin.