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The Porn Talk: 5 Questions for Spouses

Our church recently offered a course on marriage. There were sessions on…


Dignity in Community

I serve as senior pastor and a major part of my call and passion is to care for…


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How the Protestant Reformation led to Martin Luther King, Jr.

This article originally appeared on The Washington Post news…


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The NBA, NFL, and Policing Protest

The NBA and NFL commissioners recently sent memos to their league’s respective…


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Where Are All the Black Evangelicals: The Rise of Woke Evangelicalism

Been in the ‘burbs for quite some time,But I still might hit up the gas…


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Singin’ Us to Glory: The Life and Legacy of Fannie Lou Hamer

On August 31, 1962, a group of young African Americans involved in the Civil…


Poem: A Voice of the Unheard

Wordsstruggle to proceed out my mouthwhile funeral processionsraged-filled…


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Three Reflections From the Take A Knee Saga

The last 2 weeks ushered in another episode of the America’s culture wars.…


Race Conversations for People of Color in the Trump Era

The Trump administration has never been on the side of people of color. The…


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Have We Already Gotten Over Charlottesville?

What happened in Charlottesville horrified many people in this country: Nazis…


The Charlottesville Declaration: An Appeal to the Church in America

For it is time for judgment to begin at the household of God; and if it begins…


Fast Food is Dangerous for Singles

There is a constant danger within the church to take book-sized concepts and…


The Downside of Integration for Black Christians

In the days of Jim Crow law and custom mandated racial segregation, physical…


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Reject Overt and COVERT White Supremacy

Overt expressions of White Supremacy engulfed Charlottesville this past…


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Charlottesville: A "Target" of Opportunity

What happened in Charlottesville, VA on Saturday, August 12th was a…


Pass The Mic: Am I Safe?- Philando Castile and the Threat to Black Lives

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadJemar and Tyler talk about the events…


Sermon Highlight: Grace Greater Than All Our Sin – Dr. Mika Edmondson

In this sermon, Dr. Mika Edmondson expounds on the fall of mankind and God's…


How the Black Church Revamped Tyler Burns' Faith

This article and podcast has first published on the Christianity Today website.…


The Orphans of Broken Justice

30-year-old Charleena Lyles had 3 children (ages 11, 4, and 1), and was…


Revisiting the Theology of the Negro Spiritual

June is African-American Music Appreciation Month. We pay tribute to the legacy…