fatherhood

In a day and age where black men are disproportionately portrayed as criminals, absentee dads and all things negative, Kierra Sheard is celebrating her father. In a sweet Instagram post that gave us all the feels, the singer touted the virtues of Bishop J. Drew Sheard, just ahead of his birthday. “Would you like to […]

Marvin Sapp’s 2007 record-breaking single “Never Would Have Made It“ is a testament that can be applied to the Gospel singer’s transition into life as a single dad. Since the death of his wife, MaLinda, in 2010 due to complications from colon cancer, Sapp’s journey as a single father has been both “challenging and rewarding.” He […]

Ali has been in and out of the hospital a few times recently, once for pneumonia and another time for a urinary tract infection after he was discovered unresponsive in bed.

Omar Epps, actor and poet, is shining a bright light on a critical issue that he believes is responsible for increased child poverty and high…

  Is Kirk Franklin the cutest father ever, or what? The GRAMMY® Award-winning gospel artist, 45, gushed over his daughter Kennedy Elizabeth Franklin, who turned…

Since the tragic death of his wife, Carlos Morales and his quadruplets have captured the hearts of America. In a recent interview with People, Morales dished on…

For an Arizona father, what he first described as the “best day” of his life quickly took a turn for the worse when his wife died…

Several years ago, I saw Iyanla Vanzant come to speak to an audience in Brooklyn and she mesmerized the mostly African-American female crowd. She spoke…

  Haven’t heard much talk about Father’s Day this year. Debates about what Dad would like, what size he might wear, what he could use…

Gallup recently released some statistics showing that married people have a higher well-being index than people of other relationship statuses.   What does that mean…

Hezekiah Walker stopped through the Praise Philly studios to prepare for a Meet & Greet downtown at the f.y.e. During his quick visit Hezekiah Walker gave a…

Hezekiah Walker stopped through the Praise Philly studios to prepare for a Meet & Greet downtown at the f.y.e. During his quick visit Hezekiah Walker gave…