Long Journey Ahead to Overcome Poverty of Segregation

Long Journey Ahead to Overcome Poverty of Segregation

It was the second week of my tenure as pastor. She was a well-spoken, well-educated, polished woman in her 70s. She sat down in the chair in front of my desk and said, “Dr. Kelsey, we know you, but you do not know us. You think you do, but you do not. But that is...
Dream On: Never Abandon Hope for a Different Reality

Dream On: Never Abandon Hope for a Different Reality

The needs of a beloved had me racing to the emergency room a few years ago. It was late Monday evening, near the end of Martin Luther King Jr.’s birth-honoring holiday. Then, often enough, comes the tedious waiting, including finding things to occupy your time when...