Cultural Hostility

When God calls us into cross-cultural relationships for the sake of advancing…


The History of the Black Church

This article, written by Ernest Grant II, was first published on his site. Find…


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My Pregnancy Body & The Weight of True Beauty

This article was originally posted on DesignedMarriage.com. Check out the site…


Are Ethnic Minorities Emotionally Safe in White Christian Spaces?

The multi-ethnic church movement has captivated many Christians. In my capacity…


The Black Church and Evangelical Theological Paternalism

Growing up in the Black Church has been a rich blessing that I do not take for…


Jupiter Hammon and the Negro Vision of the Christian Life

It’s 1786. African-Americans are getting sold, beaten, abused, and killed. They…


Come Down: An Invitation to White Christians

This article, written by Chris Neilson, first appeared on the Flannel Pilgrims…


PTSD and Black Lives Matter

 Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder is mental and emotional stress that…


Real Hurt, Real Hope: Racial Tension and Perseverance

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadOn this week’s episode of the Pass The…


What Shootings and Racial Justice Mean for the Body of Christ

This article, written by Russell Moore, originated from his personal site. You…


Gospel Noise: A Case for Christian Unrest

Roughly fifty years ago, the streets of this country were burning. The Panthers…


My Two Worlds

The recent police shootings of two African American men in Baton Rouge and…


White Washed Walls: A Story of Privilege

Growing up, I spent much of my life in settings that were predominately white.…


White Spaces

Tiger Woods will go down as one of the greatest golfers of all-time. After his…


Trump’s Challenge to Evangelical Values and Racism

It has been said that 11:00am on Sunday morning is the most segregated hour in…


Urban Church Planting in a Ministry World

Urban ministry is a different monster than any other form of ministry. In an…


Galatians 3:28 Does NOT Encourage Color-Blind Christianity!

 In Gal. 3:28, Paul states: “There is neither Jew nor Greek, slave or…


The Need For Compassion

I remember sitting at a retreat while I looked around; most of the group was in…


Joyful Burdens in Mono-Ethnic Churches

I speak in many different contexts on issues related to reconciliation and…