The Race for Humanity: The Tommie Smith and John Carlos Story

If you’ve ever analyzed the iconic picture of Tommie Smith and John Carlos at…


Watch It Now: America's Civil Rights Movement

Right on time for Black History Month, an essential documentary series is now…


Jackie Robinson

Happy Birthday, Jackie Robinson!

Today, the sports world celebrates the 100th anniversary of legendary baseball…


christian

Reflections on Suffering and the Sufficiency of Jesus’ Grace in 2018

The Christian life is filled with joy and pain, sunshine and rain. The life of…


Marxism

Biblical Justice and The Specter of Cultural Marxism

For Christians engaged in the struggle for racial equality, the term “cultural…


Cindy Hyde-Smith

Why The History of Lynching Is No Laughing Matter

This article was written by Rev. CJ Rhodes who serves as the pastor of Mt. Helm…


The Problem with "Balance" in Race and Politics

Note: The views here are solely of the individual author and do not necessarily…


Eugene Peterson

Eugene Peterson – A Tribute and Call

This week, I find myself mourning the loss of a man I have never met. Eugene…


immigration

The Black Face of Immigration

In February 2017, when I was living in Minneapolis, I was asked to give a talk…


Media: Criminalizing the Victim, Acquitting the Killer

Hours after family members, friends, and others mourned the death of a beloved…


social justice

An Open Letter To John MacArthur About Social Justice

This article first appeared on the author's personal blog site. Click here for…


segregation

EJI Reports on Segregation in the United States

July 13, 2018— Examining the past history and present reality of segregation in…


police

Protectors of Privilege: When White People Call the Boys in Blue on Black People

Two black men waiting for a business partner at a local Starbucks in…


juneteenth

There Will Be No Fireworks This Juneteenth

I feel a tinge of shame admitting as a black man—raised in Texas—that I’ve…


immigrant families

Christians Defending Immigrant Families is Good, But it Also Requires Consistency

Editor's Note: This article originally appeared on jemartisby.com under the…


andy stanley

Andy Stanley and the Dismissal of the OT

I recently had the opportunity to listen to a message by Andy Stanley, the…


Honor & Soul at the Opening Ceremony for the Lynching Memorial and Museum

Montgomery, AL-- Bryan Stevenson and his team at the Equal Justice Initiative…


opioid

What the Crack Epidemic and Opioid Crisis Tells Us About Race in America

For as long as America has been America, drugs have been an issue in some form…


starbucks

Safe at Starbucks?

“I used to barely drink Starbucks, now I’m drinking pour-overs…” -Jacob and…


Mason Temple and The Freedom To Be: A Respectable Religion Under The White Gaze

On the eve of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s assassination, the…