Category Archives: Faith

Becoming JEDI

The VIDEO below shows my friend Dena Byrd and I introducing a new ministry team at our church—the JEDI Ministry.  It’s one small example of what a church can do to engage some of the major issues of the day, … Continue reading

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How Racism Hurts Whites

Racism hurts whites deeply, down to the core of their identity, which is what Dr. Hendrik Pieterse addresses in the VIDEO below.  A white African who grew up in Namibia under the rule of South African apartheid, Henk gave the … Continue reading

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Theology and Race

Christian theology has white supremacist leanings.  Perhaps the majority of religious and philosophical systems do as well, but Christian theology definitely does—at least when it comes to its ideas about salvation and holiness.  James Baldwin has been all over our … Continue reading

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