Church and Library: Bible and Books

This past Saturday while driving to the Carver Public Library in San Antonio, Texas I passed a number of prominent churches. The parking lots were packed, but when I arrived at the library the parking lot was empty, and only a few patrons were inside. It appears that churches now have become their own little fiefdom. Each has its membership, …

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What’s in a Name?

I recently participated in a discussion group at the Carver Library in San Antonio, Texas. During the exchange of ideas among the participants, one brother who called himself, Brother Cedric X, asked me why I hadn’t changed my name from my slave name of Williams. That question changed the entire dialogue of the discussion and …

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