Last year, I had the privileged of serving with Dr. Hart at a community- wide event, aimed at race, community and the practice of our Christian faith… Read more ““Confronting Racism in the Church” with Dr. Drew Hart”
More videos have been released after a jury decided that the officer who shot and killed Mr. Philando Castile was not guilty of any charges. A jury… Read more “After the death of Philando Castile: What will we preach?”
“I wasn’t reaching for it.” The last words of Mr. Philando Castile were to his defense. He wasn’t doing anything wrong and according to him, he wasn’t… Read more “Looking into the eyes of the law after the death of Philando Castile”
He is making a living, chasing pigs and bringing home the bacon to squealing children. We scream, “Daddy! Daddy! What did you bring me?” We pick his… Read more “A Tribute to Fathers: Making a Life”
I looked at their faces this morning and sighed. “God, help us.” One. Two. Three. Four. Five. Six. Seven. Eight. Nine. Lives. They say a cat has… Read more “In Memory of the Emanuel Nine: Looking for the words”
The church is often not the new community that Christ died for us to live in to but organized factions working around each other and the needs that really matter.
While I write on a variety of subjects and interests, recently, I have narrowed my theological focus to community. I have been walking with several words and… Read more “Community Building”