Christian Living

A Moment to Mourn

Jemar Tisby

by Jemar Tisby, Co-Founder The tragic shooting in Newtown, Connecticut this past week reminds us of our helplessness.  We wonder what we could possibly do to comfort those most severely affected by this incomprehensible trauma.  What words, what gestures could bring light to the darkness? I wonder what I would do to serve the afflicted. […]

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The Arts

The Importance of Multi-Cultural Congregations | PCA Founding Father Kennedy Smartt

Jemar Tisby

‎”If [our church] doesn’t become more multi-cultural, God will write Ichabod over the door of the church and it will die…The Spirit of God will not be there.” Adherents to Reformed theology–particularly Southern Presbyterians–have had a sometimes disappointing past regarding race relations in America. Recents articles and media have pointed out several failures to properly […]

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RAAN Anniversary Video

Jemar Tisby

October 2012 marks the one year anniversary of the Reformed African American Network (RAAN).  RAAN exists to fuel modern reformation in the African American community and our multi-ethnic nation beyond.  So it is fitting that we would release this video on October 31, Reformation Day. This video–featuring Co-Founders Phillip Holmes and Jemar Tisby–is first and […]

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Who Turned Up the Volume?

Phillip Holmes

Man, it’s loud. Lately it seems someone turned up the volume. Most election years naturally excite enthusiasm and rancor. However, the volume seems particularly acute this year. Politically speaking, the country appears more divided than I ever remember it being. From those who bleed democrat blue to those who rage with republican red, and the […]

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