SBC Report Agonizing, Sickening and Convicting

SBC Report Agonizing, Sickening and Convicting

Reading the Southern Baptist Convention’s Sexual Abuse Task Force report since its release this past Sunday afternoon has been an agonizing and sickening exercise. Engaging the report, and consuming raw details of how broken this institution is, has almost been more...
A Mass Shooting at My Mother’s Supermarket

A Mass Shooting at My Mother’s Supermarket

“Starlette! There’s been a shooting at TOPS and mama’s not answering her phone!” This is how I learned about the most recent mass shooting in Buffalo, New York. The youngest of three children, my sister was crying and concerned that our mother, who had left to go...
The Ongoing Dream of Voting

The Ongoing Dream of Voting

As the country quickly approaches the remembrance of Martin Luther King Jr. next week, the U.S. Congress is considering voting rights legislation named after one of King’s proteges: the John R. Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act of 2021. As the nation listens to the...