I know that this is a weird and quite unusual statement, especially from a self-professed Christian. However, we always hear the statement, that Jesus is the reason for the season, and although I’m mostly in aggreance with that statement, I’d like to take that particular philosophy to task for a moment. Let’s go to work. Many […]Read more "Jesus Isn’t the Reason for the Season"
My cousin gave me True to Our Native Land, an African American New Testament Commentary as a Christmas present and I flipped through it and I saw names like Cleophus J. LaRue, Thomas Hoyt and Brad Braxton and since I had heard of these, among other names I was real interested in what my cousin […]Read more "My Theology of Preaching, Pt. I"
I know I haven’t posted in a few days, so I finally found something worth posting. Even though this really isn’t going to be a long post, I believe it bears mention on some other wide reaching issues as far as money given to people and other entities are considered. This was actually a blog […]Read more "Ron Paul’s thought-provoking choice on racist’s $$$"
I remember I didn’t get my first cell phone until 2004, entering my junior year of college. I also have a good memory of sitting at the top of the stadium seats at a packed basketball game at Dillard and sitting next to my friend when my phone buzzed on my hip. I pulled it […]Read more "Text message break ups"
First things first. You all should know that I don’t “do” FOXNews, but its the only regular news story that I could find that wasn’t an opinion piece. Now, lets deal with Ambassador Andrew Young. I read the story, and my issue wasn’t that Young felt comfortable enough to kid around about Bill Clinton’s alleged “blackness” […]Read more "What did Andrew Young say about Sen. Barack Obama?"
I vividly remember the day that in my ninth grade biology that I suggested that we take all of the HIV/AIDS patients of the world and stick them on an island and we wouldn’t have this problem any more. It was in a group project that the members of my group were stunned to say […]Read more "Huckabee wanted to isolate AIDS patients"
I’ll never understand the “religious right” here in the United States. Understandably, Christianity is the predominant religion here in this country, but I fail to see how the “religious right” in fact has the right to act as the final arbiter on all things religious. The fact that conservative Christians, and even Roman Catholics to some […]Read more "Christian groups slam new Kidman children’s movie"