Thabiti Anyabwile

Thabiti Anyabwile serves as a pastor of Anacostia River Church (Washington DC). He is the happy husband of Kristie and the adoring father of two daughters and one son. Holler at him on Twitter: @ThabitiAnyabwil

The Glory of God, the Gospel and Justice 5: The Church and State

Just as the prophets compel Israel to work justice in its ranks, so the church, beginning with its members, is called to work justice among its own and among all.

The Glory of God, the Gospel and Christian Justice, 4: Conversion and Justice

A justified life looks like mercy and justice to ethnic, religious and foreign “others.”

The Glory of God, the Gospel and Christian Justice, 3: True Humanity

We maintain that injustice is inhumanity.

The Glory of God, the Gospel and Christian Justice, 2: The Trinity

We believe the central, supreme and inexhaustible subject of revelation is God.

The Glory of God, the Gospel and Christian Justice, 1: Revelation

Every generation of Christ followers must mark out the path of righteousness and justice in its day.

Children’s Books for All Children

Add some children’s books to your summer reading list. Here are a few that feature children and families of color.

“Fences” and the Fenced-in Sisters of Our Lives

The most powerful aspect of the film Fences is its depiction of Black womanhood. C’mon up and hear Thabiti Anyabwile’s thoughts as to why.

Dreams, Forgetters and Hope Today

Dreams have to be dreamed over and over again if they are going to survive the monotony of our lives and pull us higher. Are we forgetting Dr. King’s Dream?

A Theology for the Black Lives Matter Generation: Economic Justice and the Kingdom of God

The Ferguson Declaration is not a perfect document. What document is? But it does attempt to do something vital for the Christian Church—call us back to a marriage of Christian faith or doctrine with Christian ethics or duty.

A Theology for the Black Lives Matter Generation: Societal Restoration

How should Christians consider social justice and restoration given the second-coming of Christ, when all things will be rectified? C’mon up and chop with Thabiti as he parses out this next installment in The Ferguson Declaration.

A Theology for the Black Lives Matter Generation: Truth-Telling

In light of the sins of our country and many churches, how should we speak the truth? Thabiti Anyabwile interacts with The Ferguson Declaration’s suggestions.

A Theology for the Black Lives Matter Generation: Reconciliation

The last two years have been marked by tension, violence, protest, mistrust and strife. What does reconciliation look like and what is the church’s role in it?