From KKK Activism to Cruciform Politics

Watching what’s unfolding in America today is like seeing the rerun of a bad movie. As a young, patriotic, white, churchgoing Southerner, I was alarmed by the racial, social, and political changes taking place in the 1960s. Southern governors and many local leaders were denouncing the civil-rights movement as inspired by communists. Conspiracy theories alleged... Read more

Prayer Is Activism

As our nation reels from George Floyds death, many in the church feel compelled to do something. Responses have run the gamut from listening, learning, and lamenting to posting black squares on Instagram, donating, marching, and more. Yet in our rush to engage, many of us have neglected the most potent form of activism at... Read more