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30 Percent of Professed Christians Are Not Motivated to Address Racial Injustice, Barna Group Finds

30 Percent of Professed Christians Are Not Motivated to Address Racial Injustice, Barna Group Finds (RNS) As racial tensions have risen in recent months, a new report reveals that some Christians are becoming less motivated to act on racial justice, and an increasing share say there is definitely not a race problem in the country.Christians... Read more

Practicing Christians Are Actually Becoming Less Motivated to Address Racial Justice | RELEVANT

As the protests against racial injustice have sprung up across the country and around the world, few issues seem to be closer to the forefront of Americans in 2020. The deaths of Black people like Ahmaud Arbery, George Floyd and Breonna Taylor fanned the flames of a movement that had been growing for the last... Read more

Vice President Mike Pence Swapped Out “Jesus” for “Old Glory” In His RNC Address | RELEVANT Magazine

The Republican National Convention continues apace this week, though you could hardly be blamed for not knowing between unprecedented pro sports strikes and a devastating hurricane. Like last week’s DNC, it contains the usual mix of partisan talking points, political figureheads and “rah-rah USA” lingo. And, like last week’s DNC, it also stumbles into some... Read more

Evangelical Christian Colleges Take Steps to Address Racial Justice after Criticism

Evangelical Christian Colleges Take Steps to Address Racial Justice after Criticism (RNS) After the killing of George Floyd on May 25, George Fox University, a Quaker-founded evangelical Christian school in Oregon, announced plans to change its campus culture, improve police engagement and diversify its board of trustees.Gordon College, a Christian institution in Massachusetts,... Read more

New commission established to address racism in Church of England

(Photo: Unsplash/Yulia Chinato)A commission has been established in the Church of England to implement "significant and structural" change on racial equality. The creation of the Archbishops' Racism Action Commission follows fresh scrutiny of racism in the Church of England following the death of George Floyd in the US. In recent weeks, the Church has apologised... Read more

Chance the Rapper: ‘Why Don’t We as a Church Explicitly Address White Supremacy, Racism on Sundays?’

Chance the Rapper: 'Why Don't We as a Church Explicitly Address White Supremacy, Racism on Sundays?' Over the weekend, Grammy award-winning artist Chance the Rapper had a heated scuffle with pastors on social media about the churchs response to racial injustice.According to Relevant Magazine, the exchange began after the singer, whose full name... Read more

Upcoming Center East Session to deal with native sizzling subjects – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Center East (MNN) — How ought to Christians react to problematic management? Is there a proper technique to protest? How does the Church witness within the Arab world? In an effort to reply these and different questions, Arab Baptist Theological Seminary (ABTS) is assembling their annual Center East Session. This years convention, titled The... Read more

It is Time for Extra Christians to Tackle Gun Violence | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] Editors be aware: The next initially appeared final June in addition to following the tragic occasions in Las Vegas, Parkland and a Texas highschool. Right here we're once more. Youre studying the newest article grappling with the newest public taking pictures in our nation, and had been asking the identical questions on... Read more