And they was preaching to you over there telling you about the good book because right about now that's what ya'll need.

from Kendrick Lamar (Ft. Anna Wise) – Real Lyrics on Rap Genius

Meaning

Here, Kendrick’s mother reveals that she knows about the older woman stopping the boys and talking some sense into them. Kendrick’s mother is telling him to take heed to what the woman is saying because religion is something that Kendrick and his misguided friends need.

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