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  • On the Shoulders of Giants: The Mino Warriors of Dahomey

    On the Shoulders of Giants: The Mino Warriors of Dahomey0

    The third king of Dahomey, King Houegbadja ruled from 1645 to 1685, and is credited with creating the legendary all-woman army Fon of Dahomey. The original purpose of this all female regime was to become ‘gbeto’, or elephant hunters for the king. Around the early 1700’s during the reign of King Agadja, the women were

  • On the Shoulders of Giants: John Horse

    On the Shoulders of Giants: John Horse0

    The legend John Horse was born near Micanopy, Florida during the time of the War of 1812, his mother was an African woman who was a slave of his father, who was a Seminole Indian slave trader named Charley Cavallo. John Horse and his mother were the property of Cavallo but lived in one of

  • Outpouring Of Blessings

    Outpouring Of Blessings0

    I woke up this morning with every one of you on my mind.  Being our brothers’ keeper will often make us restless, because the prayer life of a believer is a constant warfare fight.  That means you’re mindful of the welfare of others. With that being said, I hear the sound of abundant rain. The