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The Fatherhood Movement

Etan Thomas | Posted 08.09.2014 | Black Voices
Etan Thomas

That will be our overall message: To reach for the stars no matter what your situation. Will there be obstacles? Yes. Will it be easy? Absolutely not. But there are too many examples of men who were able to be successful and make the right decisions who came from so-called "broken homes."

How Trusting Her Instincts Changed Oprah's Life

OWN | Posted 05.15.2014 | OWN

In 1983, Oprah moved to Chicago -- a decision that led to extraordinary career opportunities. Later, when she started to feel "The Oprah Winfrey Show...

What It Takes To Be The Boss

OWN | Posted 05.13.2014 | OWN

In your career, how much of what you do depends on training and how much on your gut decisions? According to Bishop T.D. Jakes, there's a disparity be...

T.D. Jakes' 'Instinct' for Thriving in the 'Jungles of Life'

Paul Brandeis Raushenbush | Posted 07.12.2014 | Religion
Paul Brandeis Raushenbush

"When I am in the area when I am using my instinct to creatively function I am passionate, I am empowered, I am motivated. Nothing is difficult to do."

T.D. Jakes: What I 'Hate' About Megachurch Culture

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 05.12.2014 | Religion

It might seem strange for the Chief Pastor of one of the biggest churches in the country to have anything negative to say about megachurches. But Bish...

The Only Way To Live A Truly Free Life

OWN | Posted 05.09.2014 | OWN

When you look back on your life, are you happy with what you see or have you felt held back from doing some of the things you truly wanted to do? If y...

What Successful People Do When They're Scared

OWN | Posted 05.07.2014 | OWN

When Bishop T.D. Jakes stopped by "Oprah's Lifeclass" for some revealing lessons on living a new life of purpose and success, one audience member stoo...

What Oprah Refused To Believe About Turning 60

OWN | Posted 05.05.2014 | OWN

Oprah may have turned 60 this year, but she's not letting a number define her. During "Oprah's Lifeclass" with Bishop T.D. Jakes, she discusses how th...

The Perfect Family? It Doesn't Exist

OWN | Posted 10.01.2013 | OWN

If you wish your family looked like the Huxtables, the Bradys, or any other "perfect" home on television, Bishop T.D. Jakes says you're missing the po...

What's At Stake For These Feuding Sisters

OWN | Posted 09.27.2013 | OWN

Carrie and Casey are sisters who haven't spoken in six years because Carrie feels her sister betrayed her by emailing with her ex-boyfriend. Though Ca...

WATCH: The Emotional Lesson Oprah Had To Learn About Her Mother

OWN | Posted 09.17.2013 | OWN

Have you ever felt that a friend or family member didn't give you enough love or support? In this clip from "Oprah's Lifeclass," Bishop T.D. Jakes exp...

WATCH: Bishop T.D. Jakes' Powerful Message On Letting Go

OWN | Posted 09.16.2013 | OWN

Because we often hurt the people we love the most, part two of "Oprah's Lifeclass" with Bishop T.D. Jakes in Dallas focuses entirely on family. By sha...

WATCH: What Every Absent Father Should Do To Reconnect With His Children

OWN | Posted 09.13.2013 | OWN

During a recent "Oprah's Lifeclass" taping in Dallas, Bishop T.D. Jakes and Oprah met a father and son in the audience who hadn't spoken in more than ...

WATCH: Heartwarming Update On Former NFL Star And His Son

OWN | Posted 09.11.2013 | OWN

Aveion Cason is a former NFL running back who spent nine seasons playing in the pros. He shared on a previous episode of "Oprah's Lifeclass" that he g...

10 Thoughts on Tyler Perry and Bishop Jakes, Evangelicals, and Money

Myisha Cherry | Posted 11.09.2013 | Religion
Myisha Cherry

The audience' response to Tyler Perry and Bishop Jakes is psychologically intriguing. It is Bishop Jakes who is receiving the million dollars and yet the audience is rejoicing as if they are Bishop Jakes.

WATCH: How NFL Star Emmitt Smith Fought For His Daughter

OWN | Posted 09.09.2013 | OWN

NFL legend Emmitt Smith was one of the many people to attend the recent "Oprah's Lifeclass" taping in Dallas. Bishop T.D. Jakes and Oprah spent the h...

WATCH: Bishop T.D. Jakes Explains What Every Fatherless Child Needs To Know

OWN | Posted 09.09.2013 | OWN

On an all-new episode of "Oprah's Lifeclass," Bishop T.D. Jakes and Oprah continue the conversation on fatherless children -- the sons and daughters w...

Tyler Blesses T.D. Jakes

Posted 09.09.2013 | Black Voices

This past weekend, Bishop T.D. Jakes brought his MegaFest inspirational event to Dallas which included various events featuring Oprah Winfrey, Steve H...

The Mega-Mind of Bishop T. D. Jakes

Patrick D. Shaffer | Posted 10.26.2013 | Religion
Patrick D. Shaffer

Some people seem amazed that Bishop Jakes is successful in film, but I never was. He has always been a master of the Old Testament narrative, commanding the descriptive, psycho-spiritual dynamics of the text which makes him a master story teller.

Brennan Williams

Will T.D. Jakes Return For 'Jumping The Broom' Sequel? | Brennan Williams | Posted 08.19.2013 | Black Voices

Having solidified his name as a producer in television and Hollywood, while also leading The Potter's House mega-church in Dallas, Bishop T.D. Jakes ...

Bishop T.D. Jakes: 'It's Not Just About Racism'

The Orlando Sentinel | JEFF KUNERTH | Posted 10.02.2013 | Black Voices

Bishop T.D. Jakes, senior pastor of The Potter's House mega-church in Dallas, participated in Thursday'sprogram at the National Association of Black J...

Brennan Williams

Bishop T.D. Jakes: 'Sparkle' Has Eerie Moments Of Whitney | Brennan Williams | Posted 08.17.2012 | Black Voices

In addition to leading a more than 30,000-member church in Dallas and penning New York Times best-selling books, Bishop T.D. Jakes is also engraving h...

WATCH: Bishop T.D. Jakes And Deepak Chopra On Living From The Core

Posted 06.30.2012 | Healthy Living

In a special "Super Soul Sunday," watch what you didn't see from the Toronto stop on Oprah's Lifeclass: the Tour. Discover what Bishop T.D. Jakes and ...

Oprah's Lifeclass Toronto: Pure Pandemonium Part Deux

Renee Gold | Posted 06.23.2012 | TV
Renee Gold

Why come to Toronto if you aren't going to shine a bit of a light on the live audience and city in general? Why have the speakers counsel these random Skypers from across the world when they could have done some personal exercises with members of this audience?

Brennan Williams

New T.D. Jakes Film Aims To 'Recreate The Faith-Based Genre' | Brennan Williams | Posted 04.16.2012 | Black Voices

This weekend marked the release of Bishop T.D. Jakes' latest motion picture, "Woman Thou Art Loosed!: On the 7th Day," starring Blair Underwood, Sharo...