Race, Race and Christian Identity, Race and the Divine Image, Teaching Racelessness

Before you were formed

"Before I formed you  in the womb I knew you..." ~ Jeremiah 1.5, NRSV I had a rigorous and thought- provoking conversation with a friend and mentor in ministry yesterday.  Over a couple of Peruvian dishes, we debated our positions on race.  But, after awhile, I decided to just listen and when I did, I… Continue reading Before you were formed

Race, Teaching Racelessness

Before

"Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, and before you were born I consecrated you; I appointed you a prophet to the nations." ~ Jeremiah 1.5, NRSV How does God know us?  This opening statement of God's calling of the Old Testament weeping prophet Jeremiah says that God knows us a part… Continue reading Before