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When it’s right, it’s right and for actor and bestselling author Hill Harper the decision to adopt a little boy was right.  He actually adopted his son named Pierce 18 months ago,  and called it “the biggest blessing of my life.” During a recent interview, Harper opened up and talked about this decision on becoming […]

In GRIFF's Prayer, GRIFF explains why kids don't want a dog like that think they do.

In GRIFF's Prayer, GRIFF explains why parents do need to know fractions.

In this edition of GRIFF’s Prayer, GRIFF asks God to help kids cut parents some slack when it comes to giving gifts this Christmas. The items on kids’ wish lists seem to just keep getting more and more expensive, and who can realistically afford all of these fancy gadgets every year? GRIFF asks that God […]

Charmaine Broom is a singer and songwriter who has been singing with Kirk Franklin for years. She is also a wife, a “bonus-mom” and founder and CEO of Blended Families Rock, which aims to bring unity between biological and non-biological families. Charmaine explains how the Blended Families Rock movement specifically aims to make things more […]

Maurette Brown-Clark reminisces about growing up being close to her dad. She talks about how he ceaselessly worked hard to provide for her and her family. She says she worshiped the ground he walked on, and would sit on his lap while he ate dinner after coming home from a long day after work. Maurette […]

In this edition of the Love Talk, Erica Campbell talks about the good men of any age who are husbands, fathers or mentors to young ones out there. GRIFF chimes in with advice to men who are parenting, about what the most valuable thing for a father to give his child is- and it has […]

My father, William Baxter Gaines Sr., and I always had a contentious relationship. He didn’t talk much to his children about his military experience. He did not hug, read bedtime stories, give out compliments or kiss goodnight. This didn’t seem to bother my siblings. I, on the other hand, languished. I took my father’s shunning […]