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The Local Church in Black Spirituality

In continuing this mini-series regarding Black spirituality, the third commonality with Reformed spirituality is a high view of the local church. In other words, a point in which Reformed and traditional Black Christians both hold is that a person cannot truly be spiritual and grow in the Lord if they neglect the local church. 1,349 more words

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Black-ish and Our Cultural Wasteland

Black-ish is a new comedy series starring Anthony Anderson and Tracee Ellis Ross that debuted as the number one comedy show recently on ABC. The single-camera comedy centers on an upper-middle-class African-American family who struggles with racial issues as they live in a predominately White community. 341 more words

So What's Next for Ferguson?

September 27, 2014

No spiritually and socially sensitive soul could examine the events that occurred in Ferguson, Missouri, without simultaneously feeling the pain and deep hurt that the family of Michael Brown must have felt, and the deep anger and frustration that erupted into riots in the streets. 780 more words

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The Sacraments in Black Spirituality

In regards to our previous discussion on traditional Black spirituality, the second commonality with Reformed spirituality is a high view of the sacraments. In other words, a point in which Reformed and Black Christians both hold is that a person cannot truly be spiritual and grow in the Lord if they perpetually neglect the sacraments.  1,091 more words

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Another Reformed Newbie: Part 3

In my last post, I reflected on great things that I learned from my Black Baptist church upbringing that have benefited me as I’ve become more reformed in my faith. 894 more words

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BGCM UPDATE: THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN JOURNALISTS & BLOGGERS

By Dion Evans | @dionisms

Remember the movie GODFATHER III and the famous line delivered by actor Al Pacino who portrayed Michael Corleone?  “Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in.” 1,086 more words

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Different

Different is such a common word as an artist. Most artists call themselves different but they’re still able to be categorized together as the “different” ones or the “weird” ones. 374 more words

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