Joyful Burdens in Mono-Ethnic Churches

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


The Reformation and Racial Reconciliation

During the 2016 Together for the Gospel (T4G) conference, Ligon Duncan and…


How To Use Privilege To Foster Gospel Reconciliation in the Church

Two weekends ago, I had the privilege of lecturing and preaching in an inner…


American Color and White-Washed Memories

Society is a complex conglomeration of shared traditions, memory, pain, and…


Reformed Theology is Indigenous to African American Christianity

While it is true that most systematic and written forms of Reformed theology…


I Wish My Black Sisters Knew...

Jasmine's piece first appeared on her personal blog here on April 16th. It has…


The A.R.C. of Racial Reconciliation

I had the honor of presenting at the 2016 Together for the Gospel conference on…


His Name Is David Banner: Godbox Lecture Series

I recently attended the “#GodBox” lecture series hosted by rapper, David…


Pass The Mic: How To Be A White Ally

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Jemar and Tyler are joined by Ekemini…


Pass The Mic: Processing James White With Jemar Tisby

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Jemar Tisby reflects on the controversy…


Racism Alone?: Reflections on the Current National Divide

Thank God for the insights of Dr. Carl Ellis, Jr. He's one of our favorite…


Pass The Mic: Defining White Privilege

Jemar, Tyler, and Beau answer some listener feedback by defining what they are…


Ben and Barack: What It Means To Be Black In America

Way down south in Mississippi, I find myself thinking about eating breakfast…


The Cruelty of the Color-Blind Theory of Race in Evangelical Churches

Many agree Americans live in a racialized society (a society that attributes…


Why I Married a Black Woman

In 2012, Steven James Dixon, relationship expert and author, wrote a short…


Who Is Your Brother Or Sister?

In this article, I used African Americans as an example, but this applies to…


Does Being Black and Reformed Make You Historically Ignorant?

I am African and Charismatic, which can often be seen as an antithesis to Black…


Our Children Are Not "Color-Blind"

“Daddy, why is my skin light-colored? Why is our family’s skin light?” The…


Pass The Mic: Alexander Jun

Jemar and Tyler are joined by  TED speaker and the author of From Here to…


Practical Advice for White Families Adopting Cross-Racially

Adoption is a great thing. As a child, I was practically adopted and raised by…