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…


The Little Girl in That Car

I have been a father for over eight years, and fatherhood has been a source of…


Sermon Highlight: Fighting the Right Battles - Dr. Eric Mason

This past Winter, Dr. Eric Mason preached on 2 Corinthians 10:1-10.His message…


Church Planting and the Gospel of Gentrification

This article by D.L. Mayfield is originally posted on the Sojourners Magazine…


The Privilege of the Authentic Self

The Lord has called me to do some redemptive work in a predominantly white…


Suggested Resources on Race and our History for the Presbytery of the Mississippi Valley

This compiliation was originally posted on Ligon Duncan's personal blog. You…


Pass The Mic: SBC, Alt-Right, and Condemning White Supremacy

Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadTyler and Jemar are joined with SBC…


The Perfect Father

The more I grow into my identity as an adopted son in the family of God, the…


SBC17 and the Myth of Progress

Two nights ago, there was a buzz over the news that a resolution to condemn…


9 Ways to Move Away From Privilege

There is no easy way around it. As a white man, regardless of what I do or say…


OPC's Report on the Problems of Race

As the daily news cycle continues to unmask longstanding racial tensions within…


Sermon Highlight: Praying with Spiritual Priorities - H.B. Charles Jr.

I don't know about you, but prayer isn't often my default. With good news, or…


Hate-Filled Perceptions Of African-Americans

LeBron James' Los Angeles home was vandalized when an unidentified person…


The NMAAHC and the Risk of Rightly Remembering the Past

On Wednesday, May 31st, someone left a noose on the floor of the National…


The Charlottesville Protest: Frustrations, Fear, and Exposing Racism

Charlottesville is an hour away from me. I've visited several times, attended a…


Questions for Potential White Transracial Adoptive Parents

"How do I find other Black kids for them to play with?"I was asked this…


What is Biblical Interpretation? Part 4

The first post of this series provided a few basics of biblical interpretation.…


Be the Bridge

Mississippi was not a state I had ever envisioned moving to. Growing up in San…