BHM Day 14: How to Set Up an Altar to Your Ancestors

One of the reasons we lack power as a commUNITY, is because we have forgotten to honour our ancestors. This is mainly due to religion. In yesterday's blog I explained how religion is a watered-down version of Afrikan spirituality, and how altar work was replaced with 'going to the altar' at church. Today, I will … Continue reading BHM Day 14: How to Set Up an Altar to Your Ancestors

BHM Day 11: African Spirituality vs Religion

In Years One and Two of Journey of a Sister I explain in beautiful story form, how Europeans flooded Africa with their bibles in the early 1800's, which was the beginning of colonization. It had nothing to do with 'spreading the gospel', and everything to do with mental enslavement of Africans who had escaped physical … Continue reading BHM Day 11: African Spirituality vs Religion