Joe Tells Christian Men to Pursue Her

This week Joe is back with a timely episode encouraging single Christian men to…


Ignorance Is Not Excused

I am ignorant.I have a confession to make. Until a few months ago, I was…


Seek Peace and Pursue It: The Quest for Racial Harmony

The Bible declares, "seek peace and pursue it" (Ps. 34:14; 1 Pt. 3:11). This…


The Absent Lover

Kids are screaming, dinner is not done, bills need to be paid, homework needs…


Friendship: Doing Whatever It Takes

How’s it coming? In a previous post, I elaborated on a certain kind of…


The Public Witness Of Adoption

One the best arguments against the growing tentacles of the social assistance…


Friendship That Makes Sense

Have you ever given much thought to what it means to be a good friend? Sure,…


Video: One of the Best Sermons You Will Hear on Singleness

Here is a sermon on singleness by Mike Campbell of Redeemer Church, PCA. It's…


My Parents are White, but I'm Not

“So what are you?” a new acquaintance asks me. “If you don’t mind me asking…”…


The Biggest Risk Facing Young, Reformed Black Men

The biggest risk facing young, Reformed Black men is being thrust into ministry…


Black, White, and Peach All Over

My son identifies himself as peach, the crayon color. His grandmother, my…


The Redemptive Story of Jordan and Jessica

A few weeks ago, a new friend, Justin Fosu-Jones, introduced me to the story of…


Chestnut Girl: Reflections on Being a 'Dark Girl'

Several years ago, a friend of mine asked me for my opinion on a fiction…


When Hair Becomes a Heart Issue

I named my hair Wild Mike.And that's what we call him, whether he's been…


On Loving Well Before Love Comes

Learn to love whether marriage is in view or not. "Look, I can testify about…


When Father's Day Hurts

What do you do when Father’s day hurts?  What happens when our view of God is…


Why War Stories Inspire Womanhood

[I approach speaking of war imagery with sobriety, knowing that many people…


The Dividing Wall of Hostility

Double Consciousness“There’s a way you act at home and a way you act at…


From An Orphan to Adoption into God's Family

By the age of 12, I had lost my mother and father to the AIDS virus in Uganda.…


Motherhood, Untimely Born

by Karen Ellis, Regular ContributorA curious command and promise opens Isaiah…