As y’all know, Monday was February 29, Leap Day. It was also the last day of the blackest Black History Month ever. We certainly gave the media a lot to talk about this year. From Beyoncé’ kicking things off with her unapologetically Black halftime show performance at the Super Bowl, to Kendrick Lamar’s powerful Black Grammy performance, to Chris Rock closing things out with his very uncomfortable yet very, very vital Black opening monologue at the #OscarsSoWhite. And I was here — raising my hand shouting “Present!”– for all of it. My prayer is that we keep this beautiful Black momentum going throughout the rest of the year and the years to follow.
But I just wanted to talk to y’all about something real quick. About faith. [Read more…]