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Sex, Money, Race and JESUS

“They have a common table, but not a common bed.”  One of the earliest documents about Christians (The Epistle of Mathetes to Diognetus) recorded the fact that the early Christians were generous with everything (money, homes, clothes, land) they had, except their bodies.  One lifetime partner or none at all.   The people and the culture…

Ferguson and the Gospel

Placing one foot in front of the other, moving towards the mall opening from the Foley’s I was passing through, I was almost there.  I was heading to the food court to catch up with my friends.  Out of nowhere the security official from Dillard’s stopped me and asked me to empty out the pockets of…

Ray Ray

Betrayal. Greed. Spiteful. Those were all words that surrounded Ray Allen’s recent move from my beloved Boston Celtics to the newly crowned, world champion Miami Heat. Many, including other professional athletes took to twitter and other social networks to voice their support or disapproval of the move. Not only did Ray take a pay cut…