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…


Hype, Hope, and Hip Hop

“Chance the Rapper’s ‘Coloring Book’ Is a Gospel Rap Masterpiece” reads the…


Pass The Mic: Homecomings

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


Pass The Mic: Sho Baraka

Jemar and Tyler are joined by Sho Baraka to discuss both his music and his…


Pass The Mic: Black Panther And The Longing For A Hero King

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadTyler and Beau discuss the recent film…


Let Them Stir Up Christ’s Affection in Us

My mind went again to an event that set off a firestorm on social media not too…


The Conviction and Resolve of Frederick Douglass

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


His Name Is David Banner: Godbox Lecture Series

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


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…


What Hath the Oscars to do with Evangelical Churches?

It’s that time of year again: the Academy Awards. For those of us who love…


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When I Consider The Darkness

I’m scared to raise you here wherea reed basket can’t deliveran escape from…


The Master Narrative

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


The Noah Ticket

Is Noah (2014) worth watching? I finally had the opportunity to catch this…


Pass The Mic: Trip Lee

Jemar was able to meet up with recording artist Trip Lee at this year’s TGC…


Fear and Faith: A Book Review

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


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Pass The Mic: Fear And Faith With Trillia Newbell

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