Barracoon

Book Review—Barracoon: The Story of the Last Black Cargo

Cudjo Lewis never saw it coming.In one moment, he was Kossula—barefoot and…


the cross and the lynching tree

Why You Should Read “The Cross and The Lynching Tree”

I only learned of theologian Dr. James H. Cone due to his recent passing in…


i'm still here

Book Review: I'm Still Here - Austin Channing Brown

On April 30, 2018, a group of black filmmakers was surrounded by seven police…


i have a dream

Book Review: THE SPEECH

It happens every year.On Martin Luther King Jr. Day and all throughout Black…


Black Women and the Burden of Strength: Book Review

I thought being a black man in America was difficult. This is certainly true,…


Book Review - White Out: Understanding White Privilege & Dominance

The new book, White Out, by Christopher S. Collins and Alexander Jun will…


Endurance for a Slow Reconciliation

In 2013, Christiopher Muther wrote on the connection between instant…


Five Things Parents Should Ensure For Their College Bound Students

It is one thing for African American students to gain admission to…


Jupiter Hammon and the Negro Vision of the Christian Life

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


Pass The Mic: Homecomings

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadJemar and Tyler reflect on current…


The Conviction and Resolve of Frederick Douglass

Black history is part of the story on God has been faithful and all-sufficient…


Listening In

Some of us white Americans have been listening in on the conversations of our…


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…


The Master Narrative

The Master Narrative: The Popular, but Problematic Memory of the Civil Rights…


Fear and Faith: A Book Review

For many, fear is not an abstract concept or rare disease they can disassociate…


fear and faith

Pass The Mic: Fear And Faith With Trillia Newbell

Jemar catches up with friend of the show and RAANetwork board member, Trillia…


Family Shepherds: A Book Review

Voddie Baucham Jr., Family Shepherds: Calling and Equipping Men to Lead their…


Pass The Mic: Tim Keller

Jemar sits down with pastor Timothy Keller to discuss his new book: Prayer:…