Gospel-Centered Reconciliation and Justice for All

On Saturday December 20, 2014, more violence erupted in New York City. A gunman…


Strange Fruit Grows in the American Justice System

In 1939, African-American songstress Billie Holiday sang her classic song,…


Quick to Listen: Reflections on Ferguson

IntroductionAfter the grand jury’s verdict in Ferguson, those in the…


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50 Years After the Civil Rights Act

On July 2, 1964, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Civil Rights Act into…


A Tough Mind and a Tender Heart : Relevant Words from MLK, Jr. about Ferguson

Hermeneutics of LiberationOn November 24, 2014, I had the sweet privilege of…


The Actual Accomplishment of Racial Reconciliation

In my last post, I argued that God’s solution to racism and his provision for…


The Death and Resurrection of Jesus Christ as God's Provision For Reconciliation

Recently, I proposed a gospel-centered vision for racial reconciliation. I…