Fighting for Black Wombs: Conclusion

Read the Introduction, Part Two, and Part Three. During my fifth pregnancy, I…


Fighting for Black Wombs: Lacking Treatment

Read the Introduction and Part 2.For my first three pregnancies, I had the…


Fighting for Black Wombs: Struggling to be Seen

According to the National Institute of Health, severe maternal morbidity…


PTM: Black Liturgies with Cole Riley

This conversation is like water for the soul, fam. Today’s episode…


Fighting for Black Wombs: An Introduction

Black Maternal Health Week is April 11-17 each year. Advocacy for Black…


Blackness isn't exhausting; racism is

“Being black is exhausting.” A common refrain heard from the voices of…


PTM: Leave LOUD- Tyler Burns' Story Part 2

Leave LOUD: Tyler Burns with Greg Burns This is a deep cut, y’all. A…


5 Signs That You Need to #LeaveLOUD

Black Christians often enter predominantly white or multiethnic churches…


Resurrection Sunday in Alabama’s Black Belt

Have you ever attended a Black Baptist church in rural Alabama for…


Finding Restoration After Spiritual Trauma

I've been wrestling with something that I wish I would have done better a few…


PTM: Leave LOUD: Ally Henny's Story Part 2

EPISODE DESCRIPTION: The stories continue…After Jemar Tisby and Tyler Burns…


Easter Mourning

“Surely he has borne our griefs and carried our sorrows…” Isaiah 53:4For…


Abuse and Accountability: An ethic of resistance

In her national bestseller Salvation: Black People and Love, author bell hooks…


Imago Dei: Black Women and Girls’ Lives Matter

Black women and Black girls are not valued in American society. Our voices are…


PTM: Ally Henny's Story Part 1

The stories continue…After Jemar Tisby and Tyler Burns shared powerful…


Burn It All: Refusing to Reconcile with Compromise

The division caused by racism in American Christianity reminds me of the plot…


PTM: Leave LOUD- Tyler Burns’ Story

Another one…After Jemar Tisby’s courageous #LeaveLOUD story last week, Tyler…


Editor's Pick: Brown Girl

Editor’s Note: We sometimes receive submissions from our audience that are…


Christian Nationalism: An Unholy Union

Imagine beating a brown-skinned man beyond recognition, hanging the mutilated…


PTM: Leave LOUD- Jemar Tisby’s Story

Whew! Listen, family...this is the one. 10 years ago, Jemar Tisby founded…