Month: April 2016

Reading the Margins – 4.29.2016

What we saw or read recently: staying alert in spiritual warfare, personal convictions in pluralistic societies, and how to engage with others online.

/ April 29, 2016

When It’s Hard to Honor Your Father

How do you obey the command to honor your father when your father is dishonorable?

/ April 22, 2016

Aziz Ansari’s “Modern Romance”, Christ’s Covenantal Love

What ideas do mobile dating apps carry within them? How have these ideas shaped how we pursue love? And how can we reflect on the ideology beneath these tools to use them with more discernment?

/ April 18, 2016

Reading the Margins – 4.15.2016

What we saw or read recently: masculinity, the white messiah complex, discomfort in race discussions, what an apology is, and strategies for perseverance in ministry.

/ April 15, 2016

Questioning Calvinism aka “Big God Theology”

How "Big God Theology" often falls off the tracks and how we can prevent this.

/ April 13, 2016

Christianity is the White Man’s Religion

A common objection to Christianity in the African American community is that Christianity should not be believed by black people because it is the “white man’s religion.” The following is a talk that I gave responding at length to that...

/ April 12, 2016

Four Questions for Speaking Better

In a world marred by sin, communication is no less broken. Given the ongoing discussion of race within the evangelical church, here are four questions for loving others better with our speech.

/ April 7, 2016

When Looking Through a Gospel Lens – Guest Post from Lisa Robinson

Today our good friend and guest contributor, Lisa Robinson, heeds James White’s insistence upon seeing through a gospel lens. ___________________________ As the kerfuffle involving James White and his observations about a youth he observed has unfolded, needless to say the...

/ April 4, 2016

To the Reformed World: Minorities Are Here to Stay

Minorities are moving the conversation in the Reformed world. That's a good thing.

/ April 1, 2016