T.D. Jakes




Stories by T.D. Jakes

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Your Instinct is Your Greatest Tool

It takes instinct, and the ability to challenge conventional wisdom, to successfully navigate our complex world.

King’s dream: Waiting with perseverence

Martin Luther King Jr. seen during his “I Have a Dream” speech.AP It is hard to believe that 50 years … Continued

Never having to say I’m sorry

There’s a famous line in a 1970s film that’s commonly accepted as fact: “Love means never having to say you’re … Continued

God did not design us to be victims

“Withholding forgiveness is like drinking poison and waiting for your perpetrator to die.” These words are anathema to the faint … Continued

All are invited to Christ’s heavenly home

When people ask me to describe my idea of heaven, the thought itself can be quite daunting. Not because I … Continued

Racism Rears Its Ugly Head at Holocaust Museum

As our country watches the historic nomination of the first Hispanic woman to the United States Supreme Court, the afterglow … Continued

Marriage Bonds “Not Easily Broken”

In today’s society, it’s common to hear of couples who become so immersed in building successful careers, managing busy schedules … Continued

Bonds of Marriage “Not Easily Broken”

In today’s society, it’s common to hear of couples who become so immersed in building successful careers, managing busy schedules … Continued

Church is One Body, Many Voices

The blood washed Church for which Jesus died is not relegated to one group or another, nor is it held … Continued

Still Time to Become What God Intended

The silent, sinister effects of apathy invade our consciousness, growing in the shadows like corrosion gathering on a battery. We … Continued

Time to Learn to Love More Deeply

No where is faith more important than during a crisis like the nation experienced today, with the tragic and senseless … Continued

Know What to Try and Why

Webster’s defines yoga as “a Hindu theistic philosophy teaching the suppression of all activity of body, mind, and will in … Continued

Humanity and Divinity Collide

It’s no accident that the New Testament goes deeply into Jesus’ genealogy, both his mother’s and adoptive father’s, into Israel’s … Continued