Today was long. It was my cousins graduation party from UMES. I woke up at like 8am and got straight to work. Had to clean the chairs outside peel the plantain and some other random errands. He had a nice party though and that’s really what matters at the end of the day. My cousin told me today that I need to watch out for being kidnapped while in Guatemala. I didn’t get scared. I told...
A Drop in the Bucket: Proverbs 31 →
godsradicaldaughter: ashestoglory: As a Christian woman your identity is not merely a “Proverbs 31” woman. No, your identity is ultimately found in Christ. There is nothing you can add or subtract to this truth. Jesus is enough. While it is a noble thing to be like that woman in Proverbs 31, she is but a drop in the bucket of how radical and glorious your identity as a daughter of God really...
I don’t have a hierarchy of humans. Sometimes I think it’s a good thing others times bad. Like do older siblings deserve more respect? I don’t know if I agree with that or not. I think everyone should be honored the same. But like I said this could be a good thing or bad.
cause and effect
I identify as a Christian. It is what I believe, it is what I do, and it is who I am. I was asked at work once to talk about which identity of mine was most salient, and I think they expected me to choose race. I didn’t though. I am black, but I don’t care that much about it. I am a Christian. That is what I identify as. It is what I believe, it is what I do, and it is who I am. Anyways, so we...
Sometimes professors don’t call on me in class because they don’t remember my name and its embarrassing for them to just point at me especially when I’m making no eye contact. hahaha, my names Abena by the way.
Friends of mine have permission to correct, challenge and encourage me. As a matter of fact they are required to.