May 5, 2016
(Trigger warning: this article references general cases of abuse in the Church and in society.)
"Do you feel your most authentic self in church?" This is a question I like asking Christian groups to gauge the level of authenticity and honesty within their church com...
March 17, 2016
Photo Credit: Jens Koning
I wrote this reflection for Mission Year's march newsletter to highlight the need for a broader view of the challenges in our cities:
The old adage goes, “Give a man a fish, he will eat for a day; teach a man to fish, he will eat for a life...
February 8, 2016
The American Delusion
(A poem of resistance and remembrance)
The American dream is an illusion
Land of opportunity?
a Trumped up delusion
A legacy of terror we still refuse to see
Land of the free?
Home of the slave and the lynching tree.
Founded on the supremacy of the A...
January 17, 2016
"I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed: 'We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal.'
I have a dream that one day on the red hills of Georgia, the sons of former slaves and the sons...
January 15, 2016
I thought I'd have some fun during the GOP debate. Ever wonder what the GOP candidates would be if they were board games? Here's what I think (in no particular order):
BEN CARSON: OPERATION
Ben Carson, the former surgeon, would obviously be Operation if he...
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