The Power of Suggestion
For goodness sakes, y'all are acting like he forcefully declared with almighty Power and sole authority that Ashra Kwesi should be an enemy. Instead of focusing on that, how about looking at the entire situation for what it is...
This my brotha is a powerful statement, coming from a powerful man. You do know the power of suggestion and the power of words right?? This man has a lot of influence upon his members, people who follow his message and the like. I see, that he has even influenced you as well. Please do not take offense, but since you, like the rest of us, have not heard Kwesi's side of the story, it appears that you are biased already based on your association with Dr Hagins. That being said, this is a common thing that happens a lot when we either befriend someone and or become closely indoctrinated with their message, we then feel it's our duty to take on the beef as if it were ours, with as much fervor, as if it was done to us personally. I could be wrong, and if I am I stand corrected. But I don't think so. There is nothing wrong with you sharing this letter with us in the hopes that we will be informed of the mishap and become enlightened by the experience of a hopeful resolution. That was your job in this, not to join in and sway the masses. Black people are very capable of deciphering through stuff and making a decision, but not based on a one sided story. That is how I see it. Since we are compassionate people, with different mind sets and opinions based on our individual experiences, we are bound to disagree sometimes. And that is ok. Let us debate, let us pick at this, but by the end of the day, it is still only one side of the story and I would rather stay neutral until all the data is in. I know I made my earlier comments, but please note, it is based on one side of the storyI am asking that you regard Ashra Kwesi as an enemy to Afrikan unity and empowerment for the following reasons: