Guest Post: Marooned by Rumbi Kanyangarara

Photo Cred: 500px.com We met at the port. Because we barely knew each other, he suggested we take an inexpensive wooden raft, while others boarded fancy boats and massive cruise ships. But hey, why complain? I was finally leaving the…

Guest Post: I Am a Christian and I Am a Womanist, Do You Mind? by Euphony Paballo Kgadima

In the 21st century, or rather the information age, we still find women especially black women being marginalized and ostracized - by virtue of being black and woman. I have gravitated more towards womanism than feminism - I just felt…

Guest Post: 27 Years Single by Rumbi Dube

I recently turned 27. In those 27 years of being on this earth, I've never had a boyfriend. Sure, I've kissed a couple of guys, been in undefined and defunct situations with a few boys which left me confused, frustrated,…

3 Issues around Romantic Relationships in the Church

I’ve recently become aware of certain behaviour amongst the youth in my faith as a Christian. You know, when I decided to become serious again about my faith and about being an active member of my Church, I believed that…

4 Vital Steps in Overcoming People-Pleasing

Hello, my name is Sonia Dube and I’m a recovering people-pleaser. Ouch. That really stings for me to admit but the truth is the truth. For most of my life I have struggled with this innate desire to make others…

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