In the wake of the grand jury's decision not to indict officer Darren Wilson for the fatal shooting of African American teenager, Michael Brown, opinion posts are dotting the Internet landscape. Here are a few early posts about Ferguson, race, and the viewpoints of Christians. The Ferguson Grand Jury Has Given Us Our Marching Orders … Continue reading Roundup: Seven Early Posts on Ferguson
Unless we have a vested interest in the good of our neighbors racial problems will continue.
In a little under a week people from across the nation will have the opportunity to learn about a critical movement. The Presbyterian Church in America (PCA) is holding its annual General Assembly (GA) in Houston this year. I have the privilege on presenting on the topic: "An Indigenous Reformed Movement in the African American Community". Here's … Continue reading Workshop: An Indigenous Reformed Movement among African Americans
Any time you see an organization with the words "African American" in the title, you may be tempted to think that this group speaks for all Black people. This, however, is not the case. I have the privilege of serving as the co-founder and president of the Reformed African American Network (RAAN). This ministry … Continue reading Not the Voice, the Microphone
Originally posted on the Reformed African American Network (RAAN)For the third year in a row Reformed Black college and seminary students will gather for the African American Leadership Development and Recruitment Weekend (LDR '13). The theme for this year's conference is "Call & Response: Hearing and Heeding God's Will for Your Life". You'll hear from … Continue reading A Gathering of Reformed Black College & Seminary Students