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November 17, 2019

A Biblical Consideration to Ethnic and Cultural Pride

A few years ago, after moving to the city, my family and I found ourselves part of a multi-ethnic church plant in Los Angeles county. We threw my son a birthday party and invited not only our church family but…
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Current EventsEthnicity/CultureTheology
October 10, 2019

Part 3 – Liberation Theology: An Insufficient View of Sin

For Part 1: Two Christologies and Liberation Theology For Part 2: History of Liberation Theology In order to understand salvation, one must be able to have some concept of sin. Sin is not limited to something that someone does outwardly,…
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Current EventsEthnicity/Culture
May 3, 2019

Black Identity Theories: Secular or Sacred?

In a recent interview at a Christian women’s conference, Ekemini Uwan was interviewed by Elizabeth Woodson, the Associate Minister at the Village Church in Dallas Texas. Uwan is a 1st generation American woman born in San Francisco to Nigerian parents…
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Current EventsGender IssuesHistory
September 17, 2018

Affirming the Sanctity of Marriage: Justin Martyr, The Woman and Three Executed Christian Men

For one of my classes, I came across a quote by Justin Martyr. The quote was intriguing, so I did a bit of research to figure out who he was and what else he wrote. I learned that he was…
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ChurchCurrent Events
September 13, 2018

The Problem is Not with Social Justice

In a recent post, Ariel chimed in about the recent statement on social justice and the gospel and why she signed it. I want to provide my take on it, which is a bit different from hers and I initially…
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Current EventsEthnicity/Culture
September 4, 2018

The Fault in their Social Gospel

As I compose this commentary, there remain segments within the American evangelical church that continue to advance and propagate the principles and tenets of the “gospel” of social justice. Increasing numbers of evangelical churches, pastors, and ministries are buying into…
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