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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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ChurchEthnicity/CultureHistoryTheology
August 31, 2019

Two Christologies and Liberation Theology: Part 1

Historically, many theologians and Bible scholars have embarked to understand and explain who Jesus Christ is. The formal term for this kind of study is called Christology. Christology is defined as a specific type of theology that focuses on the…
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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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ChurchEthnicity/CultureHistory
January 22, 2019

Book Review: The Color of Compromise

Jemar Tisby’s first book does a masterful job describing how White Christians in America compromised on slavery and segregation against Black Americans. But in his attempt to expose the American Church’s supposed complicity in systemic racism today, Jemar Tisby reveals…
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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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