Yesterday I was deliberating whether to include images of the white Jesus with his back whipped, alongside an image of an enslaved African who had also had his back whipped. Knowing that the subconscious mind responds best to images, I decided against it. When the descendants of enslaved Africans see these images, it re-activates the … Continue reading BHM Day 18: UNITE and FIGHT!
In yesterday's post I attempted to explain how the different types of enslaved Africans on the plantation can still be found within our community today. This is because trauma is passed down from one generation to the next through our DNA. The good news is, we also have the Genius Gene in our DNA, and … Continue reading BHM Day 17: Break Free from MENTAL Slavery!
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
As it's 'Black His-story Month' I've decided to write a blog every day to honour my ancestors. Shout out to Harriet Tubman for her role in history, helping her people break free from physical slavery. Most Christians don't know the history of the religion they have been indoctrinated into, they just go along in blind … Continue reading BHM blog series Day 1: The Bible and Mental Slavery