Thabiti Anyabwile and Isaac Adams chop up on The Front Porch to begin a conversation about the movie Fences, its themes and characters. C’mon up and consider the theme of Fatherhood in this first post.
One of the founders of The State of the Black Church Conference shares his hopes for the conference and the purposes behind it. C’mon up.
In the good ole days, mama got you up, and you went to church. Is that still the case for The Black Church? Is the black church still relevant in our community or relevant as it has ever been?
Thabiti Anyabwile sat with author Ta-Nehisi Coates to discuss race, justice, and hope in America. Here’s a recap, review, and recording of their discussion. C’mon up!
On Tues., November 10, 2015, our brother Kevin Smith was the first African American to be elected as president of the Kentucky Baptist Convention.
C’mon up and learn about Thabiti Anyabwile’s latest book!
The recent onslaught of unarmed black men being slain by American law enforcement officials is a tragic injustice — one causing confusion and pain among many, even the most innocent of our society. Isaac, an unarmed black man, wrote this verse contemplating that.
Does the Reformation speak to social justice matters? What theological narrative are you passing on? Does it push people to those weightier matters of the law?
Pastoring people but not befriending them, lynchings and white fraternity members singing, reaching America’s Samaria, and the history of women pastoring the church — c’mon up and see what went down this past week!
In the wake of Ferguson, Thabiti Anyabwile chops it up with host Isaac Adams to discuss where he specifically saw injustice in the legal proceedings. What are your thoughts? What can we do going forward? C’mon up and join the conversation. (Photograph by Tori Rector via Flickr Creative Commons)
The Front Porch still has some miles to go, but we wanted to shout a loud thank you for joining us on the journey thus far. Know that you’re always welcome to c’mon up and join the conversation. Here’s to the next year!