Jesus: Deliverer!

DELIVERER! That’s often the word that comes to mind when I think of Jesus particularly during the month of February, Black History Month in the United States. Black History Month was formally acknowledged by the federal government in 1976. It was a time to celebrate the history and contributions of African Americans from slavery timeContinue reading “Jesus: Deliverer!”

#RacialRec: American Slavery, Neglected Voices, & History of the Church

Before featuring current voices from the church, I thought it important to look at the implications of race and ethnicity across church history. My church history professor, Dr. Donald Fairbairn, is an excellent resource. Dr. Fairbairn received his undergraduate degree from Princeton, M.Div from Denver Seminary, and Ph.D. from Cambridge. He is the Robert E.Continue reading “#RacialRec: American Slavery, Neglected Voices, & History of the Church”