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Minnesota Wild celebrates Black History Month

In late December, in conjunction with the NHL’s annual Winter Classic outdoor game coming to Minneapolis, the league debuted it’s Black Hockey History Mobile Tour, commemorating Black players in the game, past and present. The tour will continue throughout the U.S. this winter and spring.

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Featured

Eating As An Act Of Worship Ministries: When the Food Party is Over

It’s finally 2022! The holiday festivities are over. Resolutions have been made. Unfortunately, some have also already been broken. Even though the party is over, there are always stragglers who don’t know when to go home. If you find it difficult to leave the holiday junk food party, read today’s article for motivation to adopt and maintain a healthier lifestyle in 2022!

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Featured

Bee Marketplace Returns

“It’s all about funding and purchasing gifts and services created by our own community entrepreneurs . . . about using our pretty impressive Black buying power . . . assuming responsibility and being accountable for making ourselves and the future for generations to come more meaningful despite the damage inflicted by the pandemic, and racial conflict and division,” says Kenya McKnight-Ahad, BWWA president and CEO.

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Entertainment

SMilesTv: Dikembe Mutombo & Coffee Partner Jason Wilson Talk Coffee with SMiles

The legendary Hall of Famer, #55 Dikembe Mutombo, and Jason Wilson, Owner, Northwest Coffee Roasting Company chat with SMilesTV about Mutombo Coffee. Dikembe Mutombo shares his heartfelt reasons for entering the coffee industry; and gives insights into his partnership with Jason Wilson. Mutombo and Wilson state that they share like minds when it comes to fair trade, transparency and integrity and reaching out to help those in need.

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Health

Eating As An Act Of Worship Ministries: Grow Up

Children usually hate to sit down at the dinner table to eat a healthy meal consisting of fruits and vegetables. They would rather go out with their friends to a restaurant or eat junk food while sitting in front of the television. Unfortunately, the adults in their lives have the same unhealthy eating habits. That’s why entire families suffer from obesity, obesity related diseases, and eating disorders. In order for your family to have a long, abundant life together, somebody has to grow up! If you’re willing to take the first step to health and fitness maturity, read today’s article!

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Health

Eating As An Act Of Worship Ministries: For Such a Time as This

The holiday season seems like the worst time to begin a new health and fitness plan. The office parties, church fellowships, and family get-togethers are a constant stream of temptation that it is useless to fight against. Or is it? God says to redeem the time and work while it is day, for the night is coming where no man can work. Read today’s article for encouragement and motivation to begin and adhere to your health and fitness plan even during such a time as this!

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Health

Eating As An Act Of Worship Ministries: A Successful Plan

Many people have given up on dieting and exercising out of sheer frustration. No matter how carefully you follow you the latest health and fitness craze, it always ends in failure. The problem is the world’s plan was never meant to set you free but instead to keep you ensnared in a never-ending cycle of wandering in the Wilderness of Obesity and Eating Disorders. Read today’s article if you are ready to commit to God’s plan for obtaining and maintaining the Promised Land of Healthy and Fit for Life!

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Word In Black

Just a Bike Ride Away

Grandkids might not yet fully understand how fortunate they are to have grandparents in their lives, but one day they will.

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Health

Eating As An Act of Worship Ministries: Break the Cycle

Unhealthy eating and drinking habits are like tornadoes leaving a circular path of destruction in your life. It does not have to be this way. You can break the cycle through Christ by mastering your triggers and changing your health and fitness mindset when you learn to eat and drink for the glory of God! To learn more, read today’s article!

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Health

Eating As An Act of Worship Ministries: Focus

Life’s hiccups and unexpected stressors often cause many people to abandon their health and fitness plans in order to seek comfort in their unhealthy eating habits. In order to win the health and fitness war, you must stay focused! Read today’s article to find out how to remain consistent even in the face of adversity.

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Advice

TPD Pharmacy launches community wide health initiative to better serve Blacks in Walnut Park

With a desire to bring pharmacy services to a historically underserved neighborhood, Dr. Tracy M. Reed opened the TPD Pharmacy to serve the St. Louis community and beyond. A podiatrist by trade, Dr. Reed obtained her degree in Podiatric Medicine from the William M. Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine in Chicago, completed her Residency at Saint Barnabas Hospital, and has over 24 years of experience in the medical field.

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