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...

Why the Talladega College Band Should March in the Trump Inauguration Parade

Reading Time: 3 minutesAccording to a CBS News article a controversy has arisen regarding the decision by the “Great Tornado” marching band of Talladega College, a historically black college and university (HBCU) located in Talladega, Alabama, to...

A Theology of the Electoral College

Reading Time: 2 minutesAs I consider that today the United States Electoral College will cast its votes to certify Donald Trump as America’s 45th President-Elect, I am struck by the reality that there actually is much theology to be found within the...

Socialized Medicine and the Sovereignty of God

Reading Time: 4 minutesI recently came across the story of Anita and Wolf Gottschalk, an elderly Canadian couple who are being forced to live in separate care facilities due to a backlog in the Canada healthcare system. The Gottschalks, who are in their 80s, have been...

The Insufficiency of Our Efforts to Achieve Racial Reconciliation

Reading Time: 5 minutes“and He made from one man every nation of mankind to live on all the face of the earth, having determined their appointed times and the boundaries of their habitation, that thy would seek God, if perhaps they might grope for Him, though He is...

Reflections on the 4th of July From a Black Christian Conservative

Reading Time: 7 minutes“…and He made from one man every nation of mankind to live on all the face of the earth, having determined their appointed times and the boundaries of their habitation.” Acts 17:26 (NASB) I distinctly remember celebrating...