The Problem Is Enmity, Not Ethnicity

Reading Time: 7 minutes“Once we are reconciled to God, the estrangement and hostility is over. The peace is sealed for eternity.” R.C. Sproul, Sr. (1938-2017) Enmity. It is a word that has all but disappeared from our contemporary lexicon. Think about it...

Hijacking ‘Evangelicalism’

Reading Time: 7 minutesAs increasing numbers of professing Christians subscribe to a gospel of social justice – a fundamental tenet of which is the resurrection and prosecution of past sins committed primarily by white evangelical Christians against black people...

‘Big Bang’ Racism

Reading Time: 4 minutesEx nihilo, nihil fit (Out of nothing, nothing comes) According to the website space.com, in science, the Big Bang Theory is, “the leading explanation about how the universe began. At its simplest, it says the universe as we know it started...

Why ‘Racism’ Isn’t Wrong

Reading Time: 6 minutesIn surveying the current socio-cultural landscape in America, it seems increasing numbers of individuals are either identifying as social justice activists or aspire to be one. What began with the protestations of one individual over perceived...

A Soteriology of Selfies: Jesus and the Samaritan Woman at the Well

Reading Time: 4 minutes“Come see a man who told me all the things that I have done.” – John 4:29a (NASB) Nearly two decades after the advent of the first camera phone, selfies remain a thing. It seems everyone from former president Barack Obama to...

A Biblical Theology of the Black-White “Wealth Gap”

Reading Time: 6 minutesMuch is being said today about the so-called wealth gap that purportedly exists among black households and white households in America. I say purportedly not to deny that such a divide exists – it does – but to highlight that the...