Wednesday, July 6, 2022

Jesus’ Life and Martin’s Death

This Easter Sunday marks the brightest dawn the world has ever known paired with the anniversary of one of the darkest evenings America has...

Books for Reckoning with White Supremacy in the American Church

The Cross and the Lynching Tree, James H. Cone (2011) The Color of Compromise: The Truth about the American Church’s Complicity in Racism, Jemar Tisby...

“Food Bank” for Education

“Every child deserves the best opportunity to be their best self,” is the guiding principle behind Canada’s first “education bank” as envisioned by Theresa...

Movies to End Mass Incarceration

Film is a powerful medium for bringing issues to light and inspiring change. As part of "Locked in Solidarity," the Christian Community Development Association's...

Back to the Bridge

Texts: Amos 5, Jonah 3.1-5, 10 and Mark 1.14-20 The first in a two part series inspired by Ava DuVernay’s film, Selma. Originally preached January 18,...

Knives Out

Today in much of the world pandemic-constrained New Year’s celebrations are winding down and folks are preparing to return to work on Monday, hoping...

Books for What’s Next in 2021

The Very Good Gospel: How Everything Wrong can be Made Right by Lisa Sharon Harper (2016), Be The Bridge: Pursuing God's Heart for Racial...

Healthcare Should Be a Right Not a Reward

January 27 is the day we like to say our collie, Skye, earned her “Lassie card.”  I was in the kitchen preparing our daughters’...

The High Road

The United States’ presidential election is one month from today and the road to the White House continues to get rougher. The ads are...

“The New Jim Crow” by Michelle Alexander & “Just Mercy” by Bryan Stevenson

The New Jim Crow:  Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness (10th Anniversary Ed.), by Michelle Alexander, and Just Mercy:  A Story of Justice...

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