Gospel singer and prophetess Juanita Bynum recently appeared on Atlanta radio station V-103 and revealed some of the things she has been through in her life. She also spoke of affairs she said she had with women.
“I’ve done it all. I did the drugs. I’ve been with men. I’ve been with women. It’s not a line. It’s my life,” Bynum said. “I took full responsibility in every area because every choice that I made, nobody put a gun to my head. These were my choices and I made these choices due to a lack of wisdom.”
“I’m not embarrassed about my conversions, and that’s why I’m not insecure about being around people who have issues and struggles,” she added.
She grew up in Chicago as one of five children. After being brought to the center stage by Bishop T.D. Jakes, in the late 1990’s, she quickly gained notoriety in the gospel community. She was first married in the 1980s and then again in 2002. Both marriages ended in divorce.
She credits having “purpose and destiny” for filling a longtime void from other negative periods of her life.
“That abuse that I suffered was because I attracted after my own kind. That abuse was always sitting in me,” she said on V-103. “I had already abused myself mentally and emotionally for years trying to fill a void that only the power of purpose can fill.”
“When purpose has a place to fill that hole, you can have sex with 50,000 people, you can do drugs til the cows come home. But the void that you’re trying to fill is a void that’s been put there by the Creator, and it’s called purpose and destiny. And until you accept that, you’re going to walk around with the living dead,” she said.