Category: Ethics & Politics

Shame, Sh*tholes, Race and Grace

Shame is the terrible sense that one is somehow unworthy of "ehad". Perhaps understanding the link between shame and racism will help us to be less myopic about its instances see just how serious even micro-expressions of this stuff can...

/ February 20, 2018

Kingdom Politics and DACA

The debate over DACA is boiling in Washington and has even led to a government shutdown. How does Kingdom politics inform the Christian position on DACA and the Dreamers?

/ February 1, 2018

5 Thoughts On Evangelicals And The Roy Moore Exit Poll

The outcome of the special election for Alabama's Senate seat has ramifications for Evangelicals. Here are five thoughts along those lines.

/ December 16, 2017

Not (exactly) Another Keller-Gets-Snubbed by PTS Post

Conservatives and what we now call progressives have moralities that mutually exclude each other.

/ March 29, 2017

Tom Perez and the Future of Latinos

The Democratic National Committee has just elected their first Latino chairman. What does this mean for the future of Latinos?

/ March 1, 2017

Is Evangelicalism Overly Characterized by Fear?

Neo-Evangelicalism was originally intended to combat religious liberalism. In doing so, she might now be overly characterized by fear.

/ November 22, 2016

Common Grace, Co-Belligerence, and This Lamentable Election Cycle

Ekemini Uwan approaches next week's election through the lens of the Reformed doctrines of common grace and co-belligerence in order to lead us to hope.

/ November 3, 2016

A Bad Reason to Vote for Trump: Self-Preservation

Voting Christianly is not synonymous with voting to prevent Christian suffering.

/ October 20, 2016

Ted Cruz Won My Respect

By refusing to endorse Donald Trump, Ted Cruz proved that his principles matter more than his political ambitions.

/ July 21, 2016

Don’t Worry About Trump

A lot of Christians are surprised by the success of Donald Trump's campaign. But we shouldn't allow ourselves to succumb to worry.

/ March 29, 2016