The Lesson in Jameis Winston's Words

Jameis Winston is an incredible athlete. The Heisman Trophy-winning Florida…


United: An Interview with Trillia Newbell

Jemar & Phillip sit down with author Trillia Newbell to discuss her new…


Afrocentricity and the Church, Part 4

In this series, we’ve defined Afrocentricity, the church and briefly examined…


By Us, About Us: Reflections on 12 Years a Slave and Literature

I remember the first time I ever realized that a story could center around…


How Will Pastor John Pursue Racial Harmony in this Next Phase of Life?

Jemar asks Pastor John what the pursuit of racial harmony will look like for…


Afrocentricity and the Church, Part 3

Given the definitions of Afrocentricity and the Church (in part 1 and 2 of this…


Pastor John Talks About the Ups and Downs of Pursuing Racial Harmony

Pastor John talks about the victories he's experienced in pursuing racial…


United: New Book on Diversity by Trillia Newbell

Trillia Newbell is the author of United: Captured by God's Vision for Diversity…


What Can Evangelicals Learn from the Doug Wilson and Thabiti Anyabwile Dialogue?

This week Pastor John sits down with co-founder and Vice President, Phillip…


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…