The Day I Stopped Fearing Death

The Day I Stopped Fearing Death

I will never forget August 2, 2007. I was about to turn 36 and what should have been a time of reflection and celebration couldn’t be further from that truth. It was a season of severe humbling and quite a bit of humiliation. Here’s the backdrop. I was entering my seventh year of pastoring a […]

Success Principles From ‘Def Comedy Jam’

Success Principles From ‘Def Comedy Jam’

In July of 1992, business magnate, and hip hop innovator Russell Simmons launched an obscure pilot built on the platform of young, African-American comedians displaying their talents called Def Comedy Jam. Appropriately named, a franchise with global appeal, Def Jam was the company Simmons co-founded. By 1992, hip hop had reached pandemic levels and everyone wanted […]