I was really struggling the other day and continue to do so. When I talk to a lot of Christians I feel like I am always “edgy” to some degree. And I begin to wonder if I really ought to be so controversial. I mean, we are the body of Christ, so why am IContinue reading “Making Trouble…”
Monthly Archives: August 2009
The Pathology of White Privilege by Tim Wise
Powerful talk on race and privilege from Tim Wise. Thought this video would add to the discussion nicely. Freestyle with me, what ya think?
Is race a factor in Health Care reform?
Race seems to always be a touchy subject on my blog. This is due partly because there is a wide variety of perspectives, ideologies, and theologies coming together to dialogue, which I think is a good thing. Rather than avoiding it, I think continual dialogue is needed. So I thought this video of Tim wiseContinue reading “Is race a factor in Health Care reform?”
Another perspective on Obama’s reforming of Health Care
Just wanted to share this article I read about Obama’s failure to follow through on his original promises for Health Care that he got elected for. And it leaves me thinking, when it comes to Health Care, are we our brothers keeper? I have health care coverage, but should I fight to make sure thatContinue reading “Another perspective on Obama’s reforming of Health Care”
Flash back to Lauryn Hill’s call for true Hip Hop
I love this song, and obviously Lauryn Hill is one of Hip Hip’s finest artists. I love the line “”music is supposed to inspire, so how come we ain’t gettin no higher”. There have always been mainly two main streams of hip hop… why are the stereotypical performers the most popular, and what effect isContinue reading “Flash back to Lauryn Hill’s call for true Hip Hop”
What is the relatinship between Jesus and stirring up trouble? And if there is a direct correlation between the two, then what are the implications for us as His followers? Freestyle with me…
Orphans Deserve Better
Check out this post on a friend’s blog on the movie Orphan, and a contructive response we can offer to provide justice for Orphans. Don’t ever forget James 1:27, it reminds us what pure religion consists of.