“I praise you, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made. Wonderful are your works; my soul knows it very well” (Psalm 139:14).
My life has undergone some major renovations in the past seven years. I’ve been seeking care for my mental health, figuring out how to live independently, and learning to rest in God’s love and approval. And I’ve made the decision to no longer chemically straighten my hair — a huge deal in the African American community.