For Better Or Worse, I Choose Me by Sbongile Lugube

On behalf of happily single Black African Women everywhere:   How many times have you heard it? Or a version of it anyway: “No man will marry a woman like that!” How about, “The way to man’s heart is through his stomach!” And of course the stamp of approval: “Now that’s wife material!”   Is … Continue reading For Better Or Worse, I Choose Me by Sbongile Lugube

Why Is Feminism A Dirty Word In Christian Circles? by Larissa Subira

    Why does the idea of women empowerment create such push-back in the church?   At the risk of being disfellowshipped from certain Christian circles, I hesitate to admit it; but yes I am what one would consider a Christian who may align herself to certain feminist ideals. “What ideals are these?”, you may … Continue reading Why Is Feminism A Dirty Word In Christian Circles? by Larissa Subira

Your Mess Is A Message

I spoke recently at a week of prayer targeted at young women and shared about purpose. God placed it on my heart to share about how there are many people (not just women) who have disqualified themselves from living a purposeful life for one of two main reasons.   They believe that they have made … Continue reading Your Mess Is A Message

17 Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me When I Turned 21

  Towards the end of last year, my aunt asked me to help her put together some advice/words of encouragement for a young lady who was turning 21 years old. She asked me to think about what I wish I had been told or what I wish I had known at the age of 21. … Continue reading 17 Things I Wish Someone Had Told Me When I Turned 21

H.E.R. Hike Event

We're thrilled to announce our upcoming event in celebration of women! The Healing | Exhaling | Reflecting (H.E.R.) Hike aims to bring women together for a moment of reflection. We would like to encourage our fellow sisters to embrace the journey their on and take a moment to appreciate how far they've come. So often … Continue reading H.E.R. Hike Event

Book Your Spot: A Time To Remember And Give

Hi ladies, This is a gentle reminder to book your seat at our upcoming breakfast event! Limited spaces are available, so go ahead and secure your booking at http://qkt.io/1LBlw3 asap. Bookings close this Sunday, 30 April. You can look forward to: Getting to know your fellow sisters better; Some soul-searching around our personal struggles of … Continue reading Book Your Spot: A Time To Remember And Give

A Time To Remember And Give Event

Hi bAw Family, As promised, this year will see a number of events on our calendar as we seek to cater to the needs of the bAw family. We really appreciated those who took the time to fill out the surveys as they helped us to prepare for the functions, programs and initiatives that we … Continue reading A Time To Remember And Give Event

Happy International Women’s Day

Dear woman, You are phenomenal and worthy to be celebrated! Wishing you a beautiful day filled with the love, kindness, tenderness and compassion that you so freely pour out into those around you! With love, Sonia Dee  

bAw Survey 2017

Hi bAw family! This is just a reminder that our survey is still open and we'd love to hear how we can best cater to your needs in 2017!  Thank you to those who have already responded. If you would still like to respond, please go ahead and fill out the below form. Thank you, … Continue reading bAw Survey 2017

bAw Survey 2017

  Hi there bAw family 🙂 So, I need your help. I'm doing a quick survey to try and determine some of the key issues that young black African women are grappling with and desire healing and encouragement over. The aim is to start sessions (under this bAw community) where we come together to eat, … Continue reading bAw Survey 2017