Bizzle Responds to Macklemore's "Same Love" and the "New Black"

Check out this new track from Bizzle responding to Macklemore's "Same Love" and…


4 Things the GRAMMYs Taught Me About Marriage

The right wing conservatives think it's a decision/ And you can be cured with…


Roundtable: Why We Love The Black Church

Jemar & Phillip are joined by Cameron Triggs as they discuss the impact of…


Church Planting in a Trailer Park: An Interview with Phil Fletcher

"Why doesn't someone plant a church in a mobile home park?" One noted…


A Dream Bigger than Dr. King's

I can't read it without my heart picking up its pace, my ears pulsing with the…


Misunderstood King

Forty-five years after his death, Martin Luther King, Jr. still serves as an…


Pass The Mic: Interview with H.B. Charles Jr.

Jemar & Phillip sit down with pastor H.B. Charles Jr. to discuss his…


Virtue At GQ: The Heart of 'Look Sharp, Live Smart'

One of the most popular blog posts atGentlemen’s Quarterly Magazine (GQ) in…


Film Review: 12 Years A Slave

“Days ago I was with my family in my home, and now you are telling me that all…


There's One Expert

I am only six months into planting a multi-ethnic church. What a journey! We…


The Arts and the Reformed Black Movement

Not only are the arts at the forefront of a Reformed Black movement, they are…


Chapter 11 & 12: "Good Expectations" and "The Forever Good Life"

Today we combine two chapters, “Good Expectations” and “The Forever Good Life”,…


Chapter 10: Good Times

“Our culture has fed us the lie that feeling good is the highest good.” – Trip…


Beautiful Eulogy

“We the Beautiful Eulogy attempt to communicate audibly and visually to help…


A Testimony to the Impact of Christian Rap

Obviously, testimonies aren’t the end of theological debates and should not be.…


Pass The Mic (LIVE): Faith and Culture

Jemar and I linked up with Propaganda, Dr. Carl Ellis, and B.J. Thompson to…


3 Important Lyrics from Church Clothes 2

Several weeks ago, Christian Hip Hop’s most visible, accomplished artist…


Lampmode Recording Artist Makes An Appeal to the NCFIC Panelists

Over at Baptist21, Lampmode recording artist, Brian Davis (aka God's Servant),…


Why We Are Not Post Racial

History is alive.  And in the United States that history is racial.I recently…


Dr. Carl Ellis, Jr. to Teach Course on Contextualized Ministry

Dr. Carl Ellis, Jr. has been teaching principles of contextualized ministry for…