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The Way Culture is Oriented

From Halloween time to run-of-the-mill offensively-themed college Greek parties, cultural appropriation is a growingly popular topic and issue. However, like the many ways of exploiting minorities and marginalized people for the benefit of the privileged, it has existed in the history of the world for quite some time. 507 more words

Social Justice

An Open Letter to the Angry Flag Icon in the Comments Section

Dear Rage-Filled Internet User,

Hi. How are you feeling today? I hope you remembered to have a good meal, are drinking plenty of water, and had a good night’s sleep last night. 1,607 more words

Rants And Ramblings

A tale of 2 Decembers (White privilege explained)

A tale of two Decembers is what I offer you. Some may consider this a take of white privilege as well. You see last December former saints DE Will Smith was shot by Cardell Hayes in a dispute that allegedly started over road rage. 439 more words

#BlackLivesMatter

Week Thirteen and Fourteen : Good Busy

And all this life & love & strife & failure – is it the twilight of nightfall or the flush of some faint dawning day?”  616 more words

Sermon Notes - gRace Part 3: Gracism, A New Way Forward

In this sermon series we are examining how the gospel must influence how we understand race, community and multi-cultural expressions of faith. In week one we simply sought to build a theological conviction that shows that God calls his people away from homogeny and towards an evangelistic form of diversity, that shows his glory and grace to a world that desperately needs it displayed. 84 more words

Sermons

Let's All Get Vulnerable

Instead of being alienated from the discussion of White[1] Privilege, the separate phenomenon of racism, sexism, hetero-sexism, and classism are suddenly interconnected and understood as symptoms of homogenous privilege and thinking. 316 more words