In Reply to a Beloved Brother Regarding the Kavanaugh SCOTUS Nomination

Reading Time: 7 minutesI recently came across an article on Christianity Today by John C. Richards, Jr., a self-described “Christian person of color”, entitled ‘Brett Kavanaugh Is a Troubling Supreme Court Pick For Black Christians’. As the...

Lessons From the Garden of Eden About Trump’s Travel Ban

Reading Time: 4 minutesThe first thing God did after He created Adam (Genesis 2:7) and placed him in the garden in Eden (Genesis 2:8), was to set boundaries by which he was to order his life in the place where God graciously ordained he should dwell (Genesis 2:15)....

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...

How Support for Donald Trump by the Right Exposed the Racism of the Left

Reading Time: 4 minutesThe question is a simple one. A very simple one. Does an American citizen, who is legally registered to vote, have the right to cast that vote for the candidate of his or her choice? Simple enough, right? Apparently not, depending on who you...

Why a Hillary Clinton Victory ‘Might’ Have Been Better For The Evangelical Church

Reading Time: 5 minutesImage credit: thedailybeast.com I was hoping Hillary Clinton would win. Before you jump to conclusions, allow me to explain. Creatures of Habit From the standpoint of our respective socio-political worldviews, the former Secretary of State and I...