Book of the Week: A Call to Action

A Call to Action: Women, Religion, Violence, and Power Why I picked up this book: President Jimmy Carter is the author of this book, and I watched several of his promotional interviews for its release. He is a fellow Naval Academy graduate and has never been shy about his Christian faith. Due to the contentContinue reading “Book of the Week: A Call to Action”

The Best of 2012

It has been a roller coaster of a year! We had two major blog series: The Wilderness and Racial Reconciliation.   The Top Five Posts of 2012 are: 1. “Bloodlines ~ What’s Love Got to do With It?” Racial Reconciliation Book Discussion with Trillia Newbell 2. “Racial Stereotypes & The Help” Movie/Book discussion with NicoleContinue reading “The Best of 2012”

#RacialRec: Raising the Voices of African American Professors

Today, I raise the voice of African American professors. Dr. Derek Hicks is the Assistant Professor of Religion and Culture at Wake Forest University’s School of Divinity. His recently released his first book, Reclaiming Spirit in the Black Faith Tradition through Palgrave Macmillan. Dr. Jim Logan is the Professor and Department Head, Urban Christian Studies,Continue reading “#RacialRec: Raising the Voices of African American Professors”