Monthly Archives: January 2011

Reflections on President Obama’s State of the Union Address

Almost certainly one the most memorable moments from the President’s Address was near the end when he established, and the echoed the refrain: We do big things. As a student of homiletics, I appreciated how the phrase was simple and … Continue reading

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Strange Bedfellows: The Disingenuous Juxtaposition of Anti-Abortion and Anti Racist Rhetoric

 January 22, 2011 marks the 38th Anniversary of Roe v Wade, the landmark Supreme Court decision legalizing abortion in all 50 states. This blog is an excerpt from the speech delivered at the March 2010 Board meeting of the … Continue reading

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Why We Can’t Wait: Honoring MLK

The National Black Church Initiative (BCI) honors the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.  Today, all over the nation, people will gather together in churches, chapels, auditoriums, and government buildings to celebrate the legacy of Dr. Martin … Continue reading

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