How does liberation relate to the African woman and how does the African woman relate to the church? - Mercy Amba Oduyoye, Daughters of Anowa Join the Kinky Curly Theological Collective for three upcoming convenings where we will explore the complexity of our identities as black women who are spiritually minded. Looking through the lens… Continue reading Telling Our Stories, Re-Framing the Meta-Narrative
In the fall of 2017, I gathered a group of African and African American women to launch a ministry that have been pregnant with for years "The Kinky Curly Theological Collective." This collective affirms the experiences, wisdom, and expertise of black women, validating these experiences as a legitimate locus of theological pedagogy. We do this… Continue reading The Kinky Curly Theological Collective
It’s 2018 and the Kinky Curly Theological Collective is in full swing! Come and join us for our first event of the year and learn more about what we have planned within the next coming months. Kinky Curly Theological Collective Saturday, February 3 6.00 - 8.00pm Heritage Tea Room 360 University Ave N St. Paul,… Continue reading Ladies Dinner
They told me that if I was a good girl And didn’t mess with the boys And wore long skirts And blouses buttoned up And was polite And served Jesus And did not hang out late And always went two by two And didn’t flirt And minded the company I kept And didn’t drink, or… Continue reading Tried It
I launched the Kinky Curly Theological Collective because I wanted a space for black women to be. Not to compete. Not to transform ourselves to meet someone else's expectations. Not to feel pressured to fit in.