I hate responsibility but I love Jesus. That may sound cheesy but it's true. I have been a Christian for 15 years and six months. But I cringe every time I hear someone saying I should do this or that.Six months ago, I had the privilege of preaching in my church. More than 500 people sat through my 40-minute sermon. I prepared a 10-page manuscript walking through 2 Timothy … [Read more...] about I Hate Responsibility But I Love Jesus
There is no better time to learn about race, culture, and politics than today. But there is one problem. Big problem: The church doesn't want to talk about race, culture or politics. In the past 12 months, I read several books that address these issues. And I am happy to share with you what I learned. 1. Rescuing the Gospel from Cowboys by Richard Twiss A friend gave me … [Read more...] about 13 Books On Race, Politics and Culture You Should Read in 2017
A man who read the Bible professionally once asked Christ, “What can I do to inherit eternal life?” Jesus Christ did not give him a list of Bible verses or a 2-hour lecture on foundations of soteriology. He answered with a question.He answered with a question.However, the learned man's question revealed a glaring error in the purpose of reading and understanding the … [Read more...] about Dear White Evangelicals, I Am Black Do You Love Me?