Culture

Why “I’m not a racist” isn’t good enough

By Jack Wilkie A few days ago I wrote an article to discuss how white Christians can help solve racial tension in this country and particularly in the church. Since then, I’ve seen a number of responses, mostly good, but a few critical. While in some ways this article is an explanation of that one, in … Read more…

What white Christians can do to fight racism

You can read my follow-up articlem “Why ‘I’m not a racist’ isn’t good enough” at this link. The recent events in Charlottesville, VA have turned the nation’s attention back to race in a way that most of us probably never saw coming. With the KKK, Naziism, and the alt-right on the rise, the church can’t … Read more…

The Horrible Truth About Racism

By Melvin Caliste Webster’s dictionary defines racism as: “1. A belief that race is the primary determinant of human traits and capacities and that racial differences produce an inherent superiority of a particular race. 2. Racial prejudice or discrimination. 3. Poor treatment of or violence against people because of their race. 4. The belief that … Read more…