What is African Spirituality? | Making Miracles Happen Summit

In this interview I discussed what African spirituality is during the Making Miracles Summit with Adrien Blackwell. Enjoy! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lEYEPejOxoI&list=UULFTMhTtG_Po07uHx2UB8xruA

Group of women in Brazil carrying an offering to the river.

Individuality And Community in African Spirituality

Practicing African spirituality can be a bit of a conundrum for those of us in the diaspora. Many of us who were raised in westernized nations such as the U.S., U.K., Australia, and similar regions didn’t grow up with a strong connection to our African roots. Even more, we didn’t have access to or knowledge … Continue reading Individuality And Community in African Spirituality

Reasons People Leave African Spirituality

Religious abandonment is a common scenario among many religious adherents worldwide. These reasons range from religious persecution, lack of understanding, and misalignment. When it comes to African traditional religions (ATR) many of these same reasons hold true. So, if you are curious about some of the specific reasons why people leave ATR, join me in … Continue reading Reasons People Leave African Spirituality

Reasons to Never Practice Vodou | Wisdom Live Talk

In this live Wisdom talk, I discuss the reasons you should never practice Vodou. If you are interested in experimenting with this religion, you must listen to this episode. Throughout this live podcast, Vodou practitioner Ritchy Thermidor and I discuss the reasons newcomers should be weary of this spiritual practice. Some of the reasons my … Continue reading Reasons to Never Practice Vodou | Wisdom Live Talk

African Spirituality Teachings on Prosperity

Prosperity and religion tend to have a complicated and oftentimes contradictory relationship. Wealth is a touchy subject for many religious adherents. However, African traditional religions tend to embrace the notion of prosperity in many respects. In this episode, I discuss prosperity from the perspective of African spiritual systems. So, join me to learn more about … Continue reading African Spirituality Teachings on Prosperity

African Spirituality and Black Liberation

Slavery is based on an inferiority mindset, not physical attributes. African spirituality is a way of life that is based on the idea that the mind and body are one. African spirituality can liberate the mind from slavery by teaching people to love themselves and their culture. It is a way of life that can … Continue reading African Spirituality and Black Liberation

Experiencing Loneliness in Your Spiritual Journey

Loneliness is a feeling of isolation and separation. It can be caused by many things, but it is often a natural part of a spiritual journey. Loneliness may also arise when one is on the path to self-discovery or self-realization and must spend time alone. Though, this process is not necessarily something to loathe. Instead, … Continue reading Experiencing Loneliness in Your Spiritual Journey

Journeying into Spiritism

Journeying into Spiritism | Wisdom Live Talk

In this live Wisdom talk, I talk about journeying into spiritism (Vodou, Ifa, Santeria, etc.) from the perspective of a newbie. You can listen to the audio recording here. Also, be sure to download the Wisdom app so you can join me for live talks where you can interact with me in real time. Spiritism or spiritualism … Continue reading Journeying into Spiritism | Wisdom Live Talk