Obama, Bishop TD Jakes, and Me


For me it was almost déjà vu as I sat with my son. I remembered a little over 40 years ago watching the famous King speech with my dad. Similarly, I watched with my youngest son last night as a historical moment unfolded. He and I saw the dreams of slaves come true as the sons of slaves and the slave owners clapped their hands in one progressive sweep.~ Bishop T.D. Jakes

Since my last column, "Obama, me and our pastors," received many encouraging replies, I thought I would continue this theme in today's column regarding a recent controversial CNN.com commentary by megapastor Bishop T. D. Jakes praising Barak Obama, "Obama nomination gives 'goose bumps.'"

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