TweetLet’s Review A Bit Last week I began a series of posts about the now famous Letter From A Birmingham Jail, penned by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in response to criticism by several influential, white religious leaders of the
TweetBlack History Month Last month my son came home from school every day of the week leading up to Martin Luther King Jr. Day talking about segregation, Ruby Bridges, and the man himself MLK. This spurred a desire in me
TweetSelf Care There’s a lot of resources out there for what is known as “self care.” From meditation apps to YouTube guided meditation videos, subscription boxes and mental health days, our society has seen the need to help people slow
TweetCharles Thorpe on the Mic Charles is a married, father of four, who lives in North Las Vegas. He has been coming to Downtown Faith some over the past year and a half. His story of faith is extensive and
Fasting was out of the question. Until it became the answer.
Not eating to somehow become more spiritual sounded ridiculous to me. Even as I entered a time of prayer and fasting mid-January 2010, I was skeptical. Honestly, I was a little scared. I talk about fasting to people frequently and I can see it all over their face. The doubt. The questions. And the critical nature of both.
TweetNew Year, New You, Kind Of We can’t help it. A new year brings with it considerations of a past year and the one ahead. Considerations of change and newness. Most of us would say we aren’t where we could
TweetCorey Easterday, National Director for Current Initiatives Corey is the National Director at Current Initiatives (@engagecurrent) – working on initiatives across the U.S., Founder of Current’s Ohio division, a Google AdWords Specialist with Unconditional Media, and a Co-Owner of Easterday Creative
TweetVlad K is Transforming In this episode of The Downtown Faith Discussion we talk with local artist Vlad Kolenic. We get into everything from survival skills to the dichotomy of good and evil, light and dark. Vlad is in a
TweetBlack Friday Starts on Thursday If you want to hear a quick, emphatic “NO!” just ask me to go Black Friday shopping with you. There’s nothing more I’d rather not do. It’s my nightmare. Fighting crowds for deals on things
TweetPaco is Passionate About Downtown Las Vegas native Brian Paco Alvarez is an entrepreneur, graduate student in the Urban Leadership program at UNLV and Curator. Prior to his current endeavors Paco was the Art Curator, Corporate Historian and Z’boutique Manager/Buyer