few weeks ago, Princeton’s Eddie Glaude Jr. published an obituary for the black church in the Huffington Post—the Digital-Age equivalent of nailing a set of theses to a church door. And while it is a brief article, short on the conventions of mourning, in it Glaude details the long, lingering illness of the venerable institution, and cites multiple causes of death. What... More..
Born as Cory Gold and reared in the Michigan State Choir, directed by the legendary Dr. Mattie Moss Clark (mother of the internationally renowned gospel talent, The Clark Sisters), I knew from an early age that I wanted to sing. Along my life’s spiritual journey the name Cory Gold became one name,Jacob: with a peculiarly anointed vocal gift which includes singing,... More..
About H2O SOUL In many cases its hard to track the origin of a culture. There are usually many versions of what happened from conflicting viewpoints. Buddhism for example, has many different sects, each practicing what they believe is the truth. Even though a relatively new phenomenon, Hip Hop is in the same situation. Amidst the confusion and uncertainty arise a group of... More..