“It takes a moment to make memories, a lifetime to forget them”
Emotions are unreliable, overvalued, and too easily accepted as truth
Anonymous asked: here's a heart <3
Don’t worry about tomorrow; tomorrow will worry about itself. Enough for the day are its own troubles.
No one who puts his hand to the plow and looks back is fit for the kingdom of...– Luke 9:62
“Can a woman forget her nursing child, that she should have no compassion on the son of her womb? Even these may forget, yet I will not forget you. Behold, I have engraved you on the palms of my hands; your walls are continually before me.” Isaiah 49:15-16
Arena (feat. Dre Murray & Christon Gray) - W.L.A.K. This song has definitely helped me get through this entire semester. “…My God, we are greatly oppressed Assaulted Some of us have suffered to death.. But we still believe, this hope has been kept In our hearts from the start to bring peace as we wept And now as we weep, though some are asleep, We long for the day death won’t make a peep.. We...
up and down
Anonymous asked: God sees your heart, and never forsakes :)
learning-growing: People don’t realize how much the quiet people see and hear.
It’s because of all the things you guys have told me, sent me, written to me, prayed concerning me…that I know God is looking after me. Because when trial afer trial and loss after loss after loss happens..you walk around like you don’t even know what’s going on. Maybe when we get to heaven you’ll understand. Thank you.
makeitplainx: I like you because you have still stayed even after witnessing the duality of my being So listen when im silent, because thats when I have the most to say
Rise Africa Theme for May 2013: Where I Stand:... →
Anonymous asked: Psalm 147:3 He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds. Hugging you from afar.
Please pray that I wish to be healed more than I want to mourn.
Nothing makes sense anymore
One day when I find the words I will thank you,...
I need prayer. The rough places aren’t smooth yet. And it’s the little things that become the most painful parts. Won’t write them here
Excerpt: Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie →
Finally, Aisha finished with her customer and asked what colour Ifemelu wanted for her hair attachments. “Colour four.” “Not good colour,” Aisha said promptly. “That’s what I use.” “It look dirty…
All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to Me. …and lo, I am...– Matthew 28:18a, 20b ESV/KJV “Let not your heart be troubled: believe in God, believe also in me. In my Father’s house are many mansions; if it were not so, I would have told you; for I go to prepare a place for you. And if I go and prepare a place for you, I come again, and will receive...
Thanking God that He's removed every habit of...
Because it wouldn’t be prettyy
10 Contemporary Performance Artists You Should... →
With Performa 11 in full swing through November 21, it seems like the perfect time to introduce you to some of performance art’s most important contemporaries and intriguing up-and-comers, as well …
This is not a rant →
This is not a rant, nor is it a self-righteous call to action by yet another wannabe freedom fighter with a defiant Afro. This is not a rant, nor is it a cry for pity, “Woe is me, black woman; bott… One of the best things I’ve read in a long time.
Negroes are taught by everybody else but ourselves, so we are taught to work...– Haki R. Madhubuti (via indyahrashaud) I’ve thought about this quite a number of times.
Jane Goodall is the most delightful person I’ve ever seen.
This definitely sounds corny,
Buttttt I really really appreciate all the people from HGIC who have had the guts and passion to work on whatever creative/philanthropic thing they’re interested in and then go on to share it with all of us frequently. All the Nana Kwaku’s, and Paapa’s, and Takyi’s, and Michael Badger’s, and Efua Asibon’s, and so many other people. Cause I know (from many visual...
Being an adult is about...
Being organized. Half the time I’m stressed out just because I’m disorganized. And I’m usually disorganized because I have too much stuff to handle. Literally and activity-wise. And then that happens because I “don’t have time” to sort everything out. I just have to make time. Honestly that’s the Rubix-cube-challenge of being in college. Doing everything...
Discipline is yes, creativity is a question.
ruralcity: It is no coincidence that our society and education system rewards discipline while discouraging even punishing creativity. Because discipline is acceptance and creativity is dissidence. The system prefers that the masses be disciplined for we are dangerous when we are creative. As a quality, discipline allows you to work for someone else, to follow instructions and to do what you’re...
discotronich-infatuation: iwakeupblack: talking to my friend today about vacations where people go build stuff in “developing” countries if you donated half the money you spent on the actual vacation, you could employ someone who lives there that is better at building than you are that they don’t have to spend forever teaching before they can actually start YOU DESERVE ALLL THE APPLAUSE!!!!...
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