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Heal Me: Why Tommy and the White Western Colonial Church? By Randy Woodley

I began this conversation I called, See Me, Feel Me, Touch Me, Heal Me as a challenge to the colonial Western Church to be more inclusive of ethnic minorities at all levels. Here are titles of the prior post: Intro … Continue reading

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Touch Me: it takes a lifetime by Randy Woodley

(I began this series See Me, Feel Me, Touch Me, Heal Me as a challenge to the colonial Western Church to be inclusive of ethnic minorities at all levels. Intro to Series 1. See Me 2. Feel Me) One of … Continue reading

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Social Justice (Made in America): For Export Only

Picture: Native America Thru the Rearview Mirror Continue reading

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Can I read the Bible wrong?

When I get a bad reading of the Bible that occupies the interpretive space it blocks out the real challenge of the text because instead of the challenge – the challenge’s place is already taken by self-satisfaction and apathy. The result is that I missed the opportunity to be confronted with my own complicit racism. Continue reading

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Out of Atlanta: Final Thoughts from the Emergent Village

By Daniel Fan I have a confession to make.  I went to the 2010 Emergent Village Theological Conversation (EVTC) fully prepared to dislike Emergents.  I’ve read “The Next Evangelicalism” and I was gravely concerned that I’d find a group of … Continue reading

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Postcolonialism in the Emergent Village: Recipe for Change or Ingredients for Indigestion?

(Somewhat “live” reports form Daniel Fan) Emergents:  Jeans & flip-flop wearing neo-beatnik-hipster extremist-layabout philosopher-dreamers who drink fair trade coffee…or…influential, cutting-edge socially-minded post-evangelical Christian theologians, who drink fair trade coffee (and wear jeans and flip-flops)? A compelling question, no doubt, and … Continue reading

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Always two messages

By Bo Sanders In seminary last year  I had the opportunity to do a teaching apprenticeship as well to write a thesis paper. The most important thing that I learned through those experiences is that  we are always sending at … Continue reading

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