The Time is Now for White Christians to Abolish Racism While protesters spilled onto the Seattle streets in a dramatic display of anger, frustration, and grief in the aftermath of the killing of George Floyd, a group of Christians on Bainbridge Island, Washington came together to express similar emotions. We lamented the most recent spate…

Rememebering “All That We Share” Last year a Danish television ad challenging prejudice went viral. Its message was simple and timeless, but its portrayal of the human tendency to put people in boxes was powerful and timely. As immigrants fled life-threatening situations in other parts of the world, Denmark’s population began to swell, and with…

Dignity, A Matter of Life or Death (@DeclareDignity) As a chaplain-in-training at a major inner-city trauma center, I sat with countless traumatized people: those suffering from grave illness and injury; their families and friends; and doctors and nurses who were charged with their care. Each person had a story to tell, and I was there…

Christ, Our Advocate When I was in sixth grade I suggested Jesus was like a benefactor when my Sunday School teacher asked our class to describe Jesus in one word. She was as eager to teach us a lesson on Christ like behavior as I was to try out a new vocabulary word. I remember…

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