Redeeming a Painful Past: St. Patrick, African Americans, and Slavery

It's hard to tease fact from fantasy when it comes to St. Patrick.  So as I was…


Roundup: The Bible & Slavery w/ Doug Wilson, B. Loritts, & T. Anyabwile

Reformed pastor and author, Doug Wilson, wrote a controversial book called…


A Theology That Speaks Today

Though the Bible is the revealed word of God, its meaning is found in its…


Racism: In Our Hearts and Not Just the South

by Phillip Holmes, Co-FounderYesterday the New York Times released an article…


Race, A Topic Worth Talking About

By Trillia NewbellMy editors are constantly encouraging me to develop a catchy…


The Chocolate Heart-- Part 2

This is Part 2 of a two-part series by Karen Ellis.  Read the first part here.…


Suffering and African American Theology-- Part 2

This article is Part 2 of a two-part series from Dr. Ellis.  Read the first…


The Chocolate Heart

Editor's Note: This is Part One of a two-part series by Karen Ellis.  Stayed…


Suffering and African American Theology--Part 1

by Dr. Carl F. Ellis, Jr.In the antebellum South, oppression of Black folks…


Liberty and Justice for All - Theological Reflections on the Dream

by Karen Ellis, Main ContributorsIn an address to Covenant College students in…


A Moment to Mourn

by Jemar Tisby, Co-FounderThe tragic shooting in Newtown, Connecticut this…


How to Put Sunday's Sermon in Action

by Reddit AndrewsGod’s gospel is a sacred trust.  We do not stand, like Paul,…


What Does It Mean to Be Reformed?

The word “Reformed”  means different things to different people.  So it’s…


Culturism- How We Discriminate Based on Culture

by Scott Moore, Main ContributorWhen we look into the eyes of other…


I Pledge Allegiance to My Blackness

By Trillia Newbell, Main ContributorI remember when I first heard Barack Obama…


SERMON: "Grace Works" by Mike Campell

Many of you have read the Jemar Tisby's post "African Americans and 'Big God'…


Race, Women, Politics, Gospel

Trillia Newbell--RAAN Regular Contributor--talks with David Murray about her…


What Does RAAN Mean by "Reformed"?

REFORMEDThe Reformed African American Network (RAAN) provides access to…