Save the Church, Let Advent Die

Unpopular opinion: Churches work way too hard to keep Advent relevant. It's symptomatic of the Church's larger issues.

Jesus the Activist

(Author note: From time to time, as my theological perspectives change, I revisit articles that I find important and give them new life with a new perspective. This is one such article). I have an article that I wrote about 4 years ago that is making its way around social medial again. The title of … Continue reading Jesus the Activist

Destroying Nike Sportswear is a Fake Protest Over Fake Outrage

Is this really what we've come to? A bunch of conservative white folks with enough money to buy sportswear that's overpriced because Nike put their little swoosh logo on it are protesting Nike's selection of Colin Kaepernick as the face of their “Just Do It” campaign by cutting off the swoosh logo or burning products … Continue reading Destroying Nike Sportswear is a Fake Protest Over Fake Outrage

Non-violently Bending the Moral Arc of the Universe

It is far too easy to believe that achieving true justice through active, non-violent resistance is just a pipe dream. That it is a lovely concept, but that it is mostly ineffective when placed within the context of the modern realities of power and dominance. The reality is that nothing could be further from the … Continue reading Non-violently Bending the Moral Arc of the Universe