Thought for the day

“I may not be a smart man, but I know what love is.” – Forrest Gump

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Thought for the day

“Nothing in this world can ever change the way God feels about you! Not your shortcomings, accolades or anything that is in between! So, beloved I encourage you to receive His love without reservations or doubt…just receive it.” –  Lionel

Black History

Dr. Crumpler was the first African-American woman physician in the United States. Born in 1831, Dr. Crumpler first worked as a nurse in Massachusetts between 1852 and 1860, PBS reports. She was accepted to New England Female Medical College and earned an M.D. in 1864, according to Time. She practiced medicine in Boston and Richmond, Virginia, primarily working with the poor, who had limited access to medical care. In 1883, Dr. Crumpler published a renowned book, Book of Medical Discourses In Two Parts, which many believe is the first medical text written by an African-American author, PBS states.