Palm Sunday and the One who comes in the name of the Lord!

By Joe LaGuardia Those of you who know Bob Bala also know he can tell a great story.  I’ve seen his grandchildren drop everything in order to sit with him whenever he utters the words, “I have a story to tell.” This past week at a Relay for Life banquet, Bob told of a time whenContinue reading “Palm Sunday and the One who comes in the name of the Lord!”

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”