Prayer Edition | Day 21 | GirlTrek Nation

“Again, I tell you truly that if two of you on the earth agree about anything you ask for, it will be done for you by My Father in heaven. For where two or three gather together in My name, there am I with them.” — Matthew 18:19-20 Dear Family, You walked with us, you […]

Prayer Edition | Day 20 | Bishop Tutu

We watched him forgive, for all of us. Today, Bishop Tutu is 89 years old and is still changing the moral climate of the world. In 1996, this spiritual titan – who is a survivor of Apartheid – proceeded over the Truth and Reconciliation Commission hearings. Together, we listened to gruesome stories of torture and […]

Prayer Edition | Day 19 | The Mandela Family

… A tree was chopped down and the fruit was scattered I cried because I had lost a family the trunk, my father the branches, his support so much the fruit, the wife and children who meant so much to him tasty loving as they should be all on the ground some out of his […]

Prayer Edition | Day 18 | Bob Marley

Many of us know the story of Bob Marley. He was born in St. Ann, Jamaica to a Syrian Jewish man and an African woman. He struggled to find his place in the world. Through that struggle, he found a voice that would help liberate millions around the world. Bob Marley, Peter Tosh, Bunny Wailer, […]

Prayer Edition | Day 17 | Malcolm X & The Shabazz Family

“I say this to you, as I say to myself: If Malcolm and his message, so strong, so bright and so pure, was too good for those of us who have already reached manhood, there is a generation who is not yet spoiled, not yet degutted, not yet de-bold, not yet emasculated, who when they […]

Prayer Edition | Day 16 | The King Family

21 million of us may lose healthcare. 21 million. Rather than folding into rage, arguing perspectives, or waxing philosophical, let’s get in the streets. Join us today, for a special edition of Black History Bootcamp to listen to the words of one of the most brilliant political organizers in history. Dr. King called us to […]

Prayer Edition | Day 15 | Stevie Wonder

“Not by might, nor by power, but by My Spirit” says the Lord. – Zechariah 4:6 Many of you are lacking strength right now. Many of you are in a place of weariness and feeling battered by the battle, but don’t give up! We’re coming on today’s walk to remind you of where your power […]

Prayer Edition | Day 14 | Richard Allen

Our lives are boundless. I know it. I pray that we break free of the bondage of limiting thoughts. And dream of all possibilities …of our highest callings. Divine assignments. Wildest, most audacious dreams. “I’m calling you higher. There is more that I require of thee. Will your heart and soul say yes? I’m calling […]

Prayer Edition | Day 13 | Reverend Dr. Pauli Murray

ProphecyI sing of a new AmericanSeparate from all others,Yet enlarged and diminished by all others.I am the child of kings and serfs, freemen and slaves,Having neither superiors nor inferiors,Progeny of all colors, all cultures, all systems, all beliefs.I have been enslaved, yet my spirit is unbound.I have been cast aside, but I sparkle in the […]

Prayer Edition | Day 12 | The Coltranes

I listened to John Coltrane all night …and woke up singing the old gospel song, “I Hasten to His Throne.” I didn’t fully understand the connection until now. Isn’t that what this is all about? Hastening to what is greater? Spiritual Warriors of the Day: For John Coltrane, it was at his lowest moment, in […]