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…


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

Pass The Mic: Fear And Faith With Trillia Newbell

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


Centered By Doxa

What I’ve Been Waiting ForFor the past year, I have been waiting for this…


Selma's Triumph

Selma. Oh, my goodness. You will need to see this.Selma is everything a…


Self Pity Poem

She came back to visitagain.I almost didn’trecognize her this time. She…


Pass The Mic: Tim Keller

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


VIDEO: "Battle" by Spoken Word Poet Quina Aragon

"What a battle He had in us before we would be won! How long He laid siege to…


Roundtable: Black Jesus

Jemar is joined by Tyler Burns and Beau York to discuss the new Adult Swim…


Lyrical Exposition: "Abny" by W.L.A.K.

As Christians, we are already “raised with Christ” (Col. 3:1), but we have not…


It's More Than Music: An Interview with DJ Wade-O

Phillip sits down with DJ Wade-O at Legacy 2014 to hear his story. They end us…


United: A Book Discussion (Chapter 8- A Difficult Pursuit)

Houston, Texas, the fourth (soon to be third) largest city in U.S., recently…


United: A Book Discussion (Chapter 7 - His Bride)

“Oh, your dad’s a pastor?” he asked. “Is it a missionary Baptist church?”I…