Sarah E. Gorham served 8 years as an independent missionary. In 1888 she was recorded as the first female missionary of the AME (African Methodist Episcopal) Church. In 1880, Sarah visited her family in Liberia. Her interest in helping people and pouring into their lives was genuine and strong, and she was described then as … Continue reading Sarah E. Gorham served in Liberia and Sierra Leone
Born into slavery in Maryland in 1815, Garnet and his family escaped to New York City when he was nine years old. In New York City, Garnet attended the African Free School. In the 1830s, Garnet continued his education at several institutions. He eventually ended up at the Oneida Institute in Whitesboro, New York, finishing … Continue reading Henry Highland Garnet served in Jamaica, Liberia, New York & Pittsburgh
On January 17, 2017 - I was involved in a serious car accident with my sweetheart. I was driving and went unconscious while behind the wheel for several minutes. The car was going down the highway at about 70MPH. Lloyd had to maintain his composure while: 1) hoping that his unconscious wife was alive ; 2) … Continue reading Trust Him With All!!
MLK Jr. delivered the speech "I Have a Dream" on August 28, 1963, March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, advocating for civil and economic rights and an end to racial discrimination. At the height of the civil rights movement, King's speech to more than 250,000 supporters in Washington, D.C., at the Lincoln Memorial was … Continue reading “I Have A Dream” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
It is official -- I've been in this body for 55 years!! I’m 21 with 34 years of experience!! I had a happy day celebrating my birthday! I appreciate all of your well wishes!! I remember when I first learned to drive and here, in Texas, they had signs with those words (55 Saves Lives) … Continue reading 55 Saves Lives (Happy Birthday to Me!!)