Endurance for a Slow Reconciliation

In 2013, Christiopher Muther wrote on the connection between instant…


Authority, Accountability, and the Death of Walter Scott

To many, the death of Walter Scott appeared to be the most clear-cut case among…


To Those Who Want to Learn More

Dear Friends,In the aftermath of the election, many of my majority culture…


5 Ways Christian Institutions of Higher Education Can Avoid White Supremacy

When you hear the phrase “white supremacy,” you might naturally associate it…


We Must Weep With Those Who Weep

To my brothers and sisters, we must weep with those who weep.In the wake of…


Thankful for Jesus’ Substitutionary Death and Resurrection

The holiday season is my favorite time of the year. It kicks off with…


The White Messiah Complex

If you’ve looked at my bio, you may have noticed something about me: I’m white.…


Cultural Trauma and the Acculturated Jesus

This article first appeared on The Twelve blog. It has been re-posted with…


Trump's Election and Feeling "Safe" in White Evangelical Churches

Some of my comments on an episode of Pass The Mic have invited scrutiny and…


Broken Table Fellowship Between White Evangelicals and Christians of Color

Many Christians of color are stunned by the support the president-elect…


Going Deeper by Loving Your Neighbor

One of the greatest relationships I have had has been one with a brother who…


The Kingdom of God and the U.S. Presidential Race

This election season has brought out the worst in many. During the primaries,…


Jesus, A Friend of “All” Kinds of Sinners

Jesus is a friend of “all” kinds of sinners from different backgrounds. We see…


Whitewashed Christianity

When the Academy of Motion Picture and Science announced early this year that…


Whatever Happened to Civility?

Incivility in American politics is hardly new. Politicians and ordinary…


Justification by Faith in Galatians 2:16

The doctrine of justification by faith was a central belief of the Protestant…


Have Evangelicals Abandoned the Gospel This Political Season?

By now, everyone in the U.S. should be well aware of the Access Hollywood tape…


Here's Why You Struggle With the Race Conversation

People often interpret life through their personal and individual worldviews. I…


God Preached the Gospel of Racial Reconciliation to Abraham

In spite of numerous racial tensions in the U.S. in recent months, there are…


Policing, Protesting, and Patriotism: Navigating Kaepernick, Crutcher, and Charlotte

While his play on the field has suffered considerably over the past two…