Perverting Martin Luther King Jr.’s Dream

Perverting Martin Luther King Jr.’s Dream

Christians still misunderstand Martin Luther King Jr.’s dream of a world where his children would not be judged by the color of their skin but by the content of their character. After studying what the Bible has to say about race, educating myself on what it...
Why, Yet Again, We Can’t ‘Just Move On’

Why, Yet Again, We Can’t ‘Just Move On’

Whenever something happens that reflects negatively on someone — or those with whom someone is closely associated — there is usually a quick call to “just move on.” Well, “moving on” is important — but it has prerequisites. It is never the first or only step. Buried...
The Continuance of Hiding Truths

The Continuance of Hiding Truths

A local media outlet invited me to write a “letter to the ancestors,” in commemoration of Juneteenth. In the letter, I was asked to thank the ancestors for all that they gave in the hope that we would one day experience the freedoms and opportunities afforded others...
SBC Seminary Heads Widen Gap with People of Color

SBC Seminary Heads Widen Gap with People of Color

The presidents of the six Southern Baptist Convention (SBC) seminaries released a joint statement in late November dismissing critical race theory (CRT) as incompatible with their understanding of the gospel and the 2000 Southern Baptist Convention Faith and Message....