Questioning Race during Advent

Christ has come! This first Sunday of Advent reminds us that power was found in a cradle– not a crown.  Like persons in Jesus’s day, we are guilty of looking for him in the wrong places and among the wrong people.  As outlined in his stories, Jesus came to rearrange and change the order of […]

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Five Lies Christians Believe About Race

“My friends, if anyone is detected in a transgression you who have received the Spirit should restore such a one in the spirit of gentleness.  Take care that you yourselves are not tempted.  Bear one another’s burdens and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ. For if those who are nothing think […]

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Collecting Questions

Questions. It seems that I have an endless supply of them, especially when it comes to race. I guess that I collect them. In fact, I am always looking for the right word and more specifically, the right question to unravel the social construct of race. I sit and think not about answers to race […]

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Ten Ways That God Transcends Race

Despite our seeming helplessness and negligent dependence upon race for social support and personal meaning, there are some things and more specifically, some Persons whose very existence exceeds the will, power and pronouncements of race.  Yes, there are some places that race can’t go, where its authority is subjected to a higher power and its […]

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