By Damita Miller-Shanklin Do you remember a song titled “The Futures So Bright. I Gotta Wear Shades” by Timbuktu 3? When I sat down to write about the new year that song came to mind. Why? Because I worry about the future. This year of 2022 has seen a lot of changes — Women’s Rights, the Insurrection, and so much more. However, our Black communities … Continue reading When You Look at the New Year-Are You Ready?
Source: United Way Damita Miller-Shanklin We all know from childhood, we should be kind to others. As adults, we should continue to be kind and caring because it’s the best thing to do. The act of kindness is shown the most during the holiday season. If you are looking to share some love and kindness here are a few ideas: These are just a few … Continue reading Acts Of Kindness
Damita Miller-Shanklin, Editor-Chief We need to make a correction to our story on page 4 of our latest issue. You will see a story about a children’s book by Author Aaris Epps. We made a mistake on the names of the titles of the two books. We want to give you the correct titles for when you order the books. Here are the correct names … Continue reading Correction To A Story in our November/December Issue: Children’s Books Author Aaris Epps
By Minister Sonya Hosey “Behold, I will do a new thing. Now it shall spring forth; Shall you not know it? I will make a road in the wilderness and rivers in the desert. Isaiah 43:19 In this scripture, we learn that God is telling his people to stop thinking about what has happened; do not keep going over old history. Old experiences. Old mindsets. … Continue reading SHE SPEAKS WELLNESS: Changing of Seasons – A New Thing!
Welcome to Ujima’s last issue of the year. This issue features Ebonie Trice, the founder of Mission Accomplished. This young woman is doing her part to help our homeless population have the one thing that means a lot. Read about her journey to helping others and making a difference in her community. This issue has other stories about the act of kindness and celebrating the … Continue reading New Issue Featuring Ebonie Trice