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When God Is Your Hostage

This article first appeared on the author's personal blog site. Click here for…


black church

For Those Who Stay

The black exodus from white evangelical spaces is in full swing. Many have left…


doctrine

Keep Watch: Your Life & Doctrine Matter

Darkness is pervasive and wickedly resilient in today’s society and culture.…


Melanin Matters: POC On Mission

“God doesn’t speak my language.”How could someone think this to be true? And…


multicultural

The Mask of Multicultural Churches

There is a growing sentiment among American religious institutions to become…


church

Restorative Confrontation: Dealing with Sin in the Local Church

Concerning the transforming work of the Holy Spirit in the life of the Church,…


quiet exodus

A Wilderness Wandering After the "Quiet Exodus"

In a revealing article in the New York Times, journalist Campbell Robertson,…


Pass The Mic Episode 200: Live From Dallas

It’s the 200th episode live from Lifepoint Church in Dallas! Listen in as…


Missional. Black. Gentrifiers?

Straight out the gate, I’m asking you to allow me to dream a bit as I write.…


Confronting Pharaoh: Why We Won’t Go Quietly

My pastor and mentor taught me there is a vast difference between a father and…


Thoughts from a Black Reformer

If you are black and Reformed, your church most likely falls on this spectrum:…


VIDEO: Am I an Evangelical?- Perspectives from Women and Black Christians

Recent polls indicating strong white evangelical support for…


photo essay

Feature Photo Essay: Servitude

There are two narratives underlining the Servitude series. Servitude implies…


abuse

Abuse is 'In Here', not 'Out There'

In the wake of the Harvey Weinstein abuse fallout, as with many public…


race

I Too Am Tired: Race Convos in 2017

It is a weary thing, this racial conciliation monster. If you do not take care,…


Sutherland Springs Church Shooting: A Prayer

Like all of you, I was absolutely appalled by the news of the shooting that…


In the Middle: A View of African and Caribbean American Life

I feel as though I’ve been living in the middle for my entire life: the…


Church Membership: Who Needs It Anyway?

When you hear “church membership,” what comes to mind? Perhaps, “enigma”? After…


Lecrae

Same Rebel, New Level: Lecrae’s Departure from Evangelicalism

Lecrae Devaugh Moore is not a stranger to the evangelical Christian world. In…


women

Do We Really Value Women?: The Church and a Call for Gender Reconciliation

Domestic Violence Awareness Month is October, and for once, I’m almost at a…