The Cost of Leaving

Let me keep it buck: church hurt sucks. And when you #LeaveLOUD, church hurt…


5 Signs That You Need to #LeaveLOUD

Black Christians often enter predominantly white or multiethnic churches…


PTM: Leave LOUD: Ally Henny's Story Part 2

EPISODE DESCRIPTION: The stories continue…After Jemar Tisby and Tyler Burns…


Easter Mourning

“Surely he has borne our griefs and carried our sorrows…” Isaiah 53:4For…


PTM: Ally Henny's Story Part 1

The stories continue…After Jemar Tisby and Tyler Burns shared powerful…


Yet I Still Hope: A Lenten Reflection

I have been a Christian for most of my 35 years, but 2020 was the first time…


Why haven't you left yet?

Dear Black Christian in a predominantly white or “multiethnic” church, ……


The Natural Consequences of White Supremacy

January 6, 2021 is a day that will live in infamy. For the first time since…


PTM: How to Fight Racism with Jemar Tisby

So, you know we had to interview Mr. Blue Check Verified right? Our “guest”…


A Review of Netflix's "Voices of Fire"

Can the power of music heal the racial divide in America? Bishop Ezekiel…


Admissions Scam

It Be Your Own Folks: When White Privilege Trumps Affirmative Action

When I read about how Aunt Becky from Full House was implicated in a…


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Did "Green Book" Really Win?

The director of "Green Book" stood up on that stage in front of God and…


PTM: Why Do Multiethnic Churches Fail?

Pastor Earon James, host of the 'Theology Q & A' Podcast returns to Pass…


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Seminary While Black: How One Institution’s Toxic Culture is Causing a Black Exodus

The culture at Fuller Theological Seminary is toxic to black students, faculty,…


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Birthing While Black: When Giving Life Causes Death

The standard length of stay after having a cesarean section is three days. But…


birthing while black

Birthing While Black: Introduction

Do I Need Fiber or an Obstetrician?“I think they forgot about you,” my husband…


Respectability Politics

Dispose of Respectability Politics

I’m a first-year seminarian and I’m taking a class on the Theology and Ethics…


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Black Motherhood in the Age of Trump

I have two daughters.My youngest was born on Inauguration Day 2017. She’s…


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LDR Weekend: An Outsider’s Perspective

The following article details my perspective and experience at LDR Weekend.…