Women in Church History: Octavia Albert 'Bleeds Bible'

I’m the mother of two pink loving girls--gifts I wouldn’t trade for the world.…


Christians in Church History: Elizabeth Keckley

Elizabeth Keckley was many things in her lifetime--a slave, a mother, a…


A Donald Trump Presidency and John 18

Inauguration Day 2017 looms before us. America’s President-elect will soon…


The Glorious Condescension of the Incarnation

In the incarnation, we encounter the mystery J.I. Packer writes about in his…


Abortion: A Time to Mourn and A Time to Speak

I saw the first Planned Parenthood video early Wednesday morning. It was…


Parental Failures and the Gospel

I could begin this post with countless descriptions of my parental failures.…


The Boiling Frog: A Look at Marriage and the Black Church

Many of us have heard of the “boiling frog” anecdote. The idea is this: put a…


Al-Shabab, Christian Persecution, and Psalm 23

Persecution of African (and Middle-Eastern) Christians continues to increase,…


The Greatest Adoption Story Ever Told

There is a story of a man whose teenage son is brutally murdered by another…


Biblical Orthodoxy and the Disqualification of Christians from Public Service

On Thursday, January 10, 2013, Atlanta pastor Louie Giglio withdrew from…


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It's a New Year, Run to Win the Prize

My ConfessionConfession is good for the soul, so here’s a little disclosure: I…


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A Time to Speak

My husband and I live east of the Anacostia River in Washington D.C. The area,…