FaithRace

Blogger Condemns Racist “Settler” Christians

Evangelicals for Social Action (ESA) – a progressive Christian (definitely in that order) organization that wants to apply the Christian gospel to “social justice” issues – recently posted a blog that demonstrates that ESA is more concerned with “social action”…
Derryck Green
April 7, 2016
Race

Race, Privilege and the Doctrine of Discovery

Mark Charles, a Christian blogger who recently wrote of how a spiritually profound experience at InterVarsity’s Urbana 15 Missions Conference influenced his decision to forgo communion, has commented on the trials and tribulations he’s encountered in his mission to raise awareness of…
Derryck Green
March 23, 2016
Uncategorized

Black Lives Matter and Skipping Communion

A Christian blogger recently shared his reflections on the prominent InterVarsity Missions Conference Urbana 15, claiming that one experience in particular was so profound, it was singularly influential in his decision to skip communion — a tradition he faithfully anticipates…
Derryck Green
March 7, 2016
Race

Jim Wallis Discusses Reparations

As part of the promotional tour for his new book,America’s Original Sin: Racism, White Privilege and the Bridge to a New America, Jim Wallis conducted an interview with Religion News Service (RNS) to discuss the content and thesis of his book. The…
Derryck Green
February 22, 2016
Review

Book Review: America’s Original Sin

America’s Original Sin: Racism, White Privilege, and the Bridge to a New America, by Jim Wallis. Grand Rapids: Brazos Press, 2016. 272 pages During the past several years, Evangelical Christians have been criticized for their lack of involvement in the…
Derryck Green
January 27, 2016