Christian Living

Politics and the Christian Faith: Thoughts on John MacArthur’s Statement

There is no such thing as a “Christian vote”, only a Christian who votes.

Some People Need to Be Canceled

When we obey the Bible, some people have to be cancelled. Let’s just make sure it’s false brethren teaching false doctrines who resist warnings.

Pastors on Policing

Policing has been a subject of discussion in our country for a long time. The recent murders of Breonna Taylor, George Floyd, and countless others by the police, puts it back on the front page. Now, it’s on The Front Porch.
In this episode, Thabiti and Louis discuss policing from their unique perspectives as pastors. C’mon up and join the conversation.

Is the Fight for Justice Throwing Away Its Shot?

Four things we need to think about now that everyone has been in the streets protesting.

The Christian and Critical Race Theory, Part 4: Alan Freeman and the Contribution of CLS

Laws reflect dominant social morality and power distribution. That’s why our laws are more likely to legitimize racism and racist systems than remedy them.

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