An “Illiberal” Liberalism: Why Black Folk Can’t Get Ahead

While many people are loyal to a single news outlet in their homes, my wife and…


Unknowing Racist

The issue of inter-racial marriage has been getting a lot of press in Christian…


The Juneteenth of the Soul

Today is Juneteenth.  June 19, 1865 commemorates the day when the Emancipation…


How Deep the Father's Love

The importance of Fathers When we think of the word "father," many thoughts…


Love and Interracial Marriage: 5 Principles for Engaging a Disapproving Family

Most of us agree that interracial relationships, though beautiful, can…


Driving Miss Daisy: A Conversation about Sharecropping, Racism, and the Gospel

Conversation with my wife’s grandmother, Daisy, had been cordial and mostly…


Taking Back the Black Church From Yvette Carnell

Last week, Huffington Post contributor Yvette Carnell published “Why Black…


Traditional vs Modern Cereal

Almost six years ago, I watched my bride walk down an aisle prepared to join me…


Cheerios, the Church, and Diversity

Who would have thought a Cheerios commercial could spark racial rage? A…


Who Represents the Black Church?

How do you respond when you are racially profiled?  Maybe this has never…


Illogical Ontology - How We Misunderstand Ourselves

In the 1970’s, I visited a picturesque Philadelphia neighborhood of well-kept…


Using Your White Privilege for Good

Feeling guilty about your white privilege? In this video, Dr. Anthony Bradley…


Freedom From a One-Dimensional Identity

I see myself as a walking paradox.  There are many manifestations of the human…


What If You Really Believed God Is With You?

What if you really believed God is with you?  What couldn’t you do? What would…


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President Obama and Blasphemy

Here is a good article by George Weigel over at First Things entitled…


Thoughts on Culture Wars

With the recent decision by Tim Tebow to withdraw from speaking at the…


Motherhood, Untimely Born

by Karen Ellis, Regular ContributorA curious command and promise opens Isaiah…


Excerpts From Blood Work: For Whom Did Christ Die?

In his new book, Blood Work, Pastor Anthony Carter tackles the question: For…


Reformed theology in the black community

A Biblical Basis for the Multi-Ethnic Gospel

by Jemar TisbyA racially and ethnically diverse assembly has always been part…


The Radical Nature of a Quiet Life (A Response to Dr. Bradley)

Over at her blog, Jasmine Baucham responds to Dr. Anthony Bradley's article…