Toxic Concepts I (Un)Learned from Church – The Devil is in the Unknown

This post is a part of a larger series, which can be viewed here. Let me tell you about one of my favorite people on this side of the sphere: Ebony Janice of the Free People project. In addition to her vlogs, justice work, and philanthropy, Ebony Janice is the author of a few books. #PutyourfriendsonFriday […]

Toxic Concepts I (Un)Learned from Church – On Sex & Throwin’ It In a (Prayer) Circle

“Once you know the truth, you can’t ever go back and pick up your suitcase of lies. Heavier or not, the truth is yours now”. – Sue Monk Kidd “What are the heavy truths that are yours now”? – Journaling exercise In the past, I’ve chronicled the toxic concepts that I have unlearned from church and […]

Toxic Concepts I (Un)Learned from Church – White Jesus, Colorblind Savior

This post is a part of a larger series, which can be viewed here. Toxic Concept: Jesus’ cultural context doesn’t matter. (read: Jesus didn’t have a color) (read most often as: Jesus was White) “The Christian Church has tended to overlook its Judaic origins, but the fact is that Jesus of Nazareth was a Jew of […]

I Didn’t Choose Mystic Life, It Chose Me! (Also titled: Inheriting Mysticism from Other-mothers)

Monday – Group Meditation and affirmations Tuesday – Chat – “Sounds like your sacral chakra might be out of balance. Let’s see if there are any exercises we can do to help with that” Wednesday – Too-good-to-be-true coworkers lovingly refer to me as “The Apothecary” – known for having an assortment of herbal teas at […]