Why Christians Should Care about the President's Words

Christians, of all people, should care about words. Our entire faith is…


Maintaining the Unity of the Spirit

“Therefore I, the prisoner in the Lord, urge you to live worthy of the calling…


To Shape A New World: William Seymour and Black Faith in the Drama of Civil Rights – Part 1

The year was 1963. Many Blacks in Birmingham, Alabama gathered together in the…


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African Americans, Christian Schools, and Ronald Reagan

A few nights ago, I had the pleasure of dining with three good friends. We…


One More Word about the Gospel, Cultural Marxism, and Social Justice: Moving Forward

How shall we then move forward? How shall we live peacefully and in mutual…


One More Word about the Gospel, Cultural Marxism, and Social Justice

Many influential Evangelicals have claimed that social justice is a form of…


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Hardship-Birthed Hymns: What Can We Learn From the Negro Spiritual?

For there our captorsrequired of us songs,and our tormentors, mirth,…


White Evangelical Support for Trump comes from Churchgoers, not EINOs

This article was first published on the Religion News site. It was reposted…


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Keep that Same Energy: African Methodists and the Whole Black Testimony

The United Methodist Church's recent decision to uphold the theology of…


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Revising the Victim Mentality

I am a person that seeks to understand different perspectives. I often place…


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Integrating Justice Into our Spiritual Disciplines

Humans are more than fact-accumulating machines. I think we all feel this in…


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Reflections on Suffering and the Sufficiency of Jesus’ Grace in 2018

The Christian life is filled with joy and pain, sunshine and rain. The life of…


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Putting Words In God’s Mouth

When we misinterpret scripture as prescriptive rather than descriptive, we can…


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Sermon Highlight: Galatians 3:1-14

In the same week that a white supremacist murdered two African-Americans at a…


The Long History of Racism and Reformed Theology – Jemar Tisby at Covenant College

Listen at Jemar shares his experience with racism in reformed theology,…


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Eugene Peterson – A Tribute and Call

This week, I find myself mourning the loss of a man I have never met. Eugene…


How to Talk to Your Kids about Race

How to Talk to Your Kids about Race

Does the responsibility of talking to your children about racial identity and…


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Savior, Not Lord

One of the most liberating truths in Christianity is that salvation comes from…


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Is Brunch the New Black Church?

Last month, the California African American Museum held a symposium on the…


Four Ways to Become A Role Player in Your Church

Anyone who plays or follows sports knows that it takes an entire team to win.…