Music The Arts

Rapper’s Delight

Tony Stone

Old Discussion, New Faces There is no way to introduce this blog without sounding a bit monotonous- it is a blog about “Christian Rap”, “Rappers that happen to be Christians” and various positions on “engaging culture”.  We’ve heard all of those phrases before and to some ears it’s lost its freshness.  Nonetheless, the discussion still […]

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The Chocolate Heart– Part 2

KarAngEllis

This is Part 2 of a two-part series by Karen Ellis.  Read the first part here. Women of Color and Discipleship  In light of the Black woman’s unique history and our culture’s demeaning preconceptions, a key element to discipling women of color must include a plan that integrates the full person, both body and spirit. […]

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The Church

The Chocolate Heart

KarAngEllis

Editor’s Note: This is Part One of a two-part series by Karen Ellis.  Stayed tuned for Part Two, “Women of Color and Discipleship.” Don’t tell my husband’s mom, but I bought her one of those giant boxed hearts full of chocolates for Valentine’s Day. I really can’t think of anyone who enjoys chocolates more than […]

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Books Current Events The Arts

Celebrating Black History Month: A List of Books to Get Started

Trillia Newbell

By Trillia Newbell, Main Contributor Over at Desiring God, I share four reasons why Christians should consider celebrating Black history month–as Jemar Tisby has also suggested–but should not stop there. Here are four reasons I encourage us to learn throughout the year: we gain perspective,  it opens doors for evangelism, we can welcome a greater […]

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