Church Membership: Who Needs It Anyway?

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


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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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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…


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…


How the Black Church Revamped Tyler Burns' Faith

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


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…


Gentrification: Trading Spaces

Cole Brown's “Gentrification: Trading Spaces" is a trademark under Humble Beast…


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…


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…


Confessions of a Black Seminarian

This article was first published on John C. Richards’ personal blog. You can…