Beyond the Dream: OCU Students Committ to Truly Knowing Dr. King

Had a blessed time last night giving the keynote for Oklahoma City University’s annual MLK Celebration.  The lively crowd included former United States 10th Circuit Court of Appeals Chief Judge and current Oklahoma City University president Robert Henry, hip-hop star Kanye West’s grandfather (pictured right and who participated in the nation’s first ever sit-in), and prominent […]

Kwanzaa: A Holiday of Purpose, Principals to Live By.

Q. What is Kwanzaa?  Kwanzaa is a unique Afrikan-American celebration that focuses on traditional African values of family, community responsibility, commerce, and self-improvement. Q. Do you have to be of a certain belief to practice Kwanzaa?   No. Kwanzaa is neither political nor religious and despite some grave mis-conceptions Kwanzaa is not a substitute for Christmas. Kwanzaa […]