Empire vs. Kingdom: Why Dr. Larycia Hawkins is Turning the Other Cheek

Wheaton College’s Challenge for 2016 Wheaton College’s provost, Stanton L. Jones, is under a lot of pressure right now due to the recent debacle his College has found themselves in, Continue Reading →

Church and Policing Part 3: The Alternative Ecclesiology of Policing

This is the final post in a series on “church” vs. “policing” as different ways of organizing the world. Part 1 discussed how the church can understand itself as God’s covenantal people, Continue Reading →

Baltimore and Christian Nihilism

NOTE: This post was written by one of our guest bloggers, Nathaniel Grimes. For more from Nathaniel, be sure to check out his page. Do we as Christians believe with Continue Reading →

Why I Won’t Share the Video of Walter Scott’s Murder

We’ve all seen the video. Despicable. Deplorable. Damnable. Michael T. Slager murdered Walter Scott–It’s as simple as that. But, I cannot help but be slightly disturbed at the rate in Continue Reading →

The Cross (Week 5 #ReclaimHolyWeek #BlackLivesMatter)

DISCLAIMER: Explicit Content I (Josiah) first came across this picture (Kendrick dressed up as Jesus) a few months ago in a piece about The Radical Christianity of Kendrick Lamar. I recommend the Continue Reading →

Denying Denial (Week 2 #ReclaimHolyWeek #BlackLivesMatter)

The second week of Lent begins today.1 It is this week that Christians are encouraged to practice some form of self-denial (Lk 9:23). Denying oneself has nothing to do with Continue Reading →

Body Politics: Tortured Bodies, Black Bodies and the Resurrected Body

It has been a tumultuous month here in the United States. Not only has a dark shadow been cast over U.S. policing but now we have been alerted of yet Continue Reading →

YHWH Takes Sides

NOTE: This post was written by one of our guest bloggers, Nathaniel Grimes. For more from Nathaniel, be sure to check out his page. “I assure you that there were Continue Reading →

My Trip to St. Louis (i.e. My Overtly Religious Musings)

NOTE 11/7/14: I originally wrote this post after a group of friends and I made a trip to Ferguson for the Weekend of Resistance. Recently, I caught wind of a cool Continue Reading →