Christian Living

The Christian and Critical Race Theory, Part 3: A Bridge: Dr. Derrick Bell

Bell’s work signaled a return to the more “radical” elements of W.E.B. Du Bois, Oliver C. Cox, Stokely Carmichael, and even Dr. King.

Work Out–Not for–Your Salvation in Opposition to Racism!

Why do New Testament authors speak of both the necessity of Christian obedience for final salvation and justification by faith alone and salvation by grace through faith?

Racism and the Wrath of God

The behavior of racists reveals God has handed them over to his wrath in this present evil age and they need the only kind of repentance that saves from God’s wrath.

The Stone of Hope in a Mountain of Despair

My only hope, the only assurance of our faith, is that the stone was rolled away, and every mountain of despair, no matter its height, must bow before the unquenchable joy found in our resurrected King.

Father, Please, Be Merciful to Our Nation!

Not only must we pray for justice, we must also seek God for its twin, mercy.

All Booked Up

How did a mother and a children’s book published in the sixties set ablaze a love for reading that’s lasted over five decades? Keith Plummer shares his story and some reading insights that will get you turning pages also.

Self-Care in Times of Racial Tension

COVID 19 has stolen many dreams that we had going into 2020. The pandemic has caused many people to mourn, especially black people, the loss of weddings, graduations, vacations, birthday … Continue reading

Lamenting Together as a Local Church

One church laments together, bringing both pain and trust to God our Father

Biblical and Theological Reflections on Sin, Hope and Resurrection

The people of God, must work in this present evil age to promote the flourishing of fellow image-bearers and to push against the Devil’s hate and the reign of sin.

Can Your Gospel Heal Your Karen-ness?

Jesus has crippled the power of white supremacy, so that you can walk in love and justice with people of color.

A Prayer of Lament for Ahmaud Arbery

We pray that you would help your hurting people believe by faith right now that sin, death, and injustice are NOT the final words in your redemptive story.

Jesus, THE Greatest of All Time!

While we relive the greatest of Michael Jordan, we should remember the truly greatest of all time.