“Summer Syllabus” Pt. 1 (Titles, Introductions and Page Numbers)

For those interested, these are the books, authors and essays I plan to read this Summer. Yes, it’s April and I am already gettin’ pumped about having time off of Continue Reading →

Ashes (Week 1 #ReclaimHolyWeek #BlackLivesMatter)

For those in the Christian tradition, today marks the beginning of Lent. For the next 7 weeks, Restoring Pangea will be offering weekly reflections during the Lenten season as a resource Continue Reading →

Vicky Beeching & Your Convictions: How To Hold Your Convictions about Same-Sex Attraction

Recently, Vicky Beeching came out, in her own words as “gay” and was interviewed recently in a conversation with a more “conservative” interpreter of Scripture about her decision. The interview Continue Reading →

How Long Will Justice be Crucified and Truth Crushed? (Pt. 5 Gestures of Charity vs. Acts of Solidarity)

My fifth post in this series (pt. 1, 2, 3, & 4 here) imagines an alternative model for church communities where the privileged stand in solidarity with those at the margins Continue Reading →

Ultimatums, Interpretations and an Old World Vision

I had originally started working on this piece in the wake of World Visions decision to allow gay and lesbian persons to work at their U.S. branch. But WV has Continue Reading →