Tag Archives: Black Fathers

Will Smith: “There’s so much negative imagery of black fatherhood. I’ve got tons of friends that are doing the right thing by their kids, & doing the right thing as a father & how come that’s not as newsworthy”

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“Your children need your presence more than your presents.”

Jesse Jackson: “Your children need your presence more than your presents.” (Brian K. Rice: It is amazing how many parents allow video games to babysit their children. For many years, me & my 3 siblings grew up being involved in various … Continue reading

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Your children need your presence more than your presents…

Jesse Jackson: “Your children need your presence more than your presents.” (Brian K. Rice: It is amazing how many parents allow video games & TV to babysit their children. It’s even more amazing that many parents do not show up for … Continue reading

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Feed a man and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime” (Now it is time to teach the man how to raise his own fish and own his own pond)

Brian K. Rice: The old Chinese Proverb is incomplete “Feed a man and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime” (Now it is time to take that saying and … Continue reading

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speak up when something is out of line, stand up when there needs to be a leader

Roscoe Snowden: “There are at least two kinds of cowards. One kind always lives with himself, afraid to face the world. The other kind lives with the world, afraid to face himself.” (Brian K. Rice: The two cowards are regular … Continue reading

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12 Signs You’re Not Ready for Marriage from Essence Magazine

You’re More Concerned With the Wedding than the Marriage Often, more time is spent preparing and agonizing over the wedding details than actually considering the marriage. If you know more about the flowers at your upcoming wedding than you do … Continue reading

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Live Your Creed by Langston Hughes is one of my favorite poems of all time. (please read when you get a chance)

Live Your Creed Written by Langston Hughes I’d rather see a sermon than to hear one any day. I’d rather one walk with me than just to show the way. The eye is a better pupil and more willing than … Continue reading

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