Remembering the Realities of Faith Freedom for All

Remembering the Realities of Faith Freedom for All

Aug. 22 marks the UN’s International Day Commemorating the Victims of Acts of Violence Based on Religion or Belief. Enshrined in the Universal Declaration of Human Rights are a common standard of achievements for all people recognizing their most fundamental freedoms....
Greenwood, Come Forth! Reparations Now

Greenwood, Come Forth! Reparations Now

It felt as though God was weeping over the unearthing of history as the rain fell on Oaklawn Cemetery in Tulsa, Oklahoma, last week. In 1921, unfounded allegations were leveled against Dick Rowland, a young African American man. The claim accused Rowland of assaulting...
I Didn’t Sign Up for White Christian Nationalism

I Didn’t Sign Up for White Christian Nationalism

I didn’t sign up for this. I’m certain of it. I checked the salvation plan at the end of the pamphlet that was handed to me by an adult who was convinced that the gesture was well-meaning because my soul was in danger. I checked my notes from my new members’ class and...