Colorblind. Post- racial. It seems that most of us can't see it or say it. Or, we cannot un-see people and not say things without the paradigm of race. It is what we know and how we've always known each other. We don't want to rock the boat or as I would suggest, get of… Continue reading See What I’m Saying
"If at first an idea does not sound absurd, then there is no hope for it." ~ Albert Einstein I am not sharing the most popular message. It has certainly been perceived as naive, misinformed and premature. I seem to have missed a few steps, be lacking in experience or unable to see the full… Continue reading This may sound absurd
"As many of you as were baptized into Christ have clothed yourselves with Christ. There is no longer Jew or Greek, there is no longer slave or free, there is no longer male or female; for you are one in Christ Jesus." ~ Galatians 3.27-28, NRSV I love the book of Galatians. The letter written… Continue reading A Declaration of Independence from Race
Today, I attended a briefing at the White House with sixty other Baptists from around the nation; afterwards, I attended a debriefing over a very late lunch; and after that, I attended a ministers meeting at the church where I currently serve. To say the least, it has been a long day but it's been… Continue reading Does Race Give Credit?