Looked to the heavens and asked Him to make a better way
Then got a letter in the mail, lost her Section 8
This single black woman asks for help from God in her time of need. Instead of receiving help she receives a letter that she has been removed from government aid. Many would turn their backs from God in this moment, but Kendrick asserts that this is God testing our faith when we need him the most. .
Section 8 is government housing that lowers the rent for low income tenants. The landlord doesn’t ask for less rent from the tenants, but instead, the government pays the landlord a part of the rent bill. .
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