The long and dangerous road of theological tradition

By Joe LaGuardia As a requirement for her Master of Divinity degree at the McAfee School of Theology, Atlanta, Georgia, the Reverend Karen Woods wrote a thesis on race relations in the local church.  In it, she argues that slavery, discrimination, and contemporary conflicts surrounding race did not suddenly appear out of nowhere. Rather, the dysfunction of racism grewContinue reading “The long and dangerous road of theological tradition”

Martin Luther King, Jr.’s, legacy inspires pause during 2016 election season

By Joe LaGuardia.  This is a new take on an old blog post; reprinted with revisions from 2010. With a new Congress taking office, political speeches becoming even more heated, and an 2016 election season already underway, the celebration of Martin Luther King, Jr., this weekend should give Christians pause as to their place in modernContinue reading “Martin Luther King, Jr.’s, legacy inspires pause during 2016 election season”