The Word Became Flesh

The incarnation of Jesus Christ, therefore, offers hope for a racist world that is currently torn apart by sin, hate, and violence. How does it do this? C’mon up and join the conversation this holiday season. (Photography by Terry Grealey Via Flickr Creative Commons)

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A Mordecai Moment: An Ordinary Man’s Response to a Crisis

Louis Love walks us through nine insights from the book of Esther that reflect how Christians ought to respond in the times of the Fergusons, Garners, and Rices. C’mon up and joint he conversation during these “Mordecai Moments.”

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“I Am Delivered”

Looking at her past life of lesbianism and a recent viral video proclaiming “deliverance,” Jackie Hill Perry came up on the porch to see what the Scriptures say about the topic. C’mon up and join the conversation.

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On Ferguson: We Must Pray, Preach, and Practice

Simply seeking to understand the faith he is called to proclaim and to live out, Tony Carter reminds Christians why they must pray, preach, and practice locally even when they disagree. C’mon and join the conversation. (Photograph by Seven Resist via Flickr Creative Commons)

C’mon Up!

Interview

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Meet the Brothers: Vincent Bacote with Tony Carter

Dr. Vincent Bacote, director of the center for applied Christian ethics and professor of theology at Wheaton College, came through The Front Porch to share about his life and ministry, specifically how he wrestled with becoming a professor instead of a senior pastor or a para-church worker.

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Tell Your Story: Session 3

H.B. Charles Jr. demonstrates expository preaching by proclaiming the truths of God from Psalm 113. He makes clear that preaching ought to have both light and heat. C’mon up and enjoy this talk.

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The Substance of Things Hoped for: A Memoir of African-American Faith

Samuel D. Proctor

On Preaching: Personal & Pastoral Insights for the Preparation & Practice of Preaching

H.B. Charles Jr

Discipleship for African American Christians: A Journey Through the Church Covenant

William C. Turner

For Whom Did Christ Die? The Extent of the Atonement in Paul’s Theology

Jarvis J. Williams

One New Man: The Cross and Racial Reconciliation in Pauline Theology

Jarvis Williams

Doctrine That Dances: Bringing Doctrinal Preaching and Teaching to Life

Robert Smith

Where Are All the Brothers?: Straight Answers to Men’s Questions about the Church

Eric C. Redmond

Introducing Black Theology: Three Crucial Questions for the Evangelical Church

Bruce L. Fields

Free at Last?: The Gospel in the African-American Experience

Carl F. Ellis Jr.

Going Global

Carl F. Ellis JR.

Saving Our Sons: Confronting the Lure of Islam With Truth, Faith & Courage

Carl Ellis Jr. Ph.D.

Glory Road: The Journeys of 10 African-Americans into Reformed Christianity

Edited by Anthony J. Carter

Experiencing the Truth: Bringing the Reformation to the African-American Church

Anthony J. Carter
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May We Meet in the Heavenly World: The Piety of Lemuel Haynes

Lemuel Haynes

On Being Black and Reformed: A New Perspective on the African-American Christian Experience

Anthony J. Carter

The Political Economy of Liberation: Thomas Sowell and James Cone on the Black Experience

Anthony B. Bradley

Black and Tired: Essays on Race, Politics, Culture, and International Development

Anthony B. Bradley

Liberating Black Theology: The Bible and the Black Experience in America

Anthony B. Bradley

The Ever-Loving Truth: Can Faith Thrive in a Post-Christian Culture?

Voddie Jr. Baucham

What He Must Be: …If He Wants to Marry My Daughter

Voddie Baucham Jr.

Family Driven Faith: Doing What It Takes to Raise Sons and Daughters Who Walk with God

Voddie Baucham Jr.

Family Shepherds: Calling and Equipping Men to Lead Their Homes

Voddie Baucham Jr.

Finding Faithful Elders and Deacons

Thabiti M. Anyabwile

Evangelicals & Scripture: Tradition, Authority and Hermeneutics

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The Spirit in Public Theology: Appropriating the Legacy of Abraham Kuyper

Vincent E. Bacote

The Decline of African American Theology: From Biblical Faith to Cultural Captivity

Thabiti M. Anyabwile

The Faithful Preacher: Recapturing the Vision of Three Pioneering African-American Pastors

Thabiti M. Anyabwile
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What Is a Healthy Church Member?

Thabiti M. Anyabwile
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Aliens in the Promised Land: Why Minority Leadership Is Overlooked in White Christian Churches and Institutions

Anthony B. Bradley et al.
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The Gospel for Muslims

Thabiti Anyabwile
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Manhood Restored: How the Gospel Makes Men Whole

Eric Mason
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Keep Your Head Up: America’s New Black Christian Leaders, Social Consciousness, and the Cosby Conversation

Anthony B. Bradley et al.
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The Life of God in the Soul of the Church: The Root and Fruit of Spiritual Fellowship

Thabiti Anyabwile
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The Preachers of a Different Gospel: A Pilgrim’s Reflections on Contemporary Trends in Christianity

Femi B. Adeleye
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United: Captured by God’s Vision for Diversity

Trillia J. Newbell
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Blood Work

Anthony J. Carter

Twelve Years a Slave

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