What Is ‘Woke’ and Why Are Evangelicals at War With It?

What Is ‘Woke’ and Why Are Evangelicals at War With It?

What is woke, and why is the Evangelical community at war with the concept? The phrase originated from African American Vernacular English, but has been gradually co-opted by right-wing players to be used as an insult. It was only in 2017 that the word “woke” was added to the Oxford English Dictionary and was defined […]

Critical Race Theory Disturbs the Agenda

Critical Race Theory Disturbs the Agenda

The spread of critical race theory in schools has sparked controversies across the country. It disturbs the agenda of anyone opposed to change. The Critical Race Theory (CRT) movement is a collection of activists and scholars interested in studying and transforming the relationship between race, racism, and power. Critical race theory sprang up in the […]

Has COVID-19 Changed Worship Services Forever?

Has COVID-19 Changed Worship Services Forever?

Weeks after President Trump demanded that America’s houses of worship be allowed to reopen, new outbreaks of the coronavirus began surging through churches across the country where services resumed. The virus infiltrated Sunday sermons, meetings of ministers, and Christian youth camps. It hit churches that reopened cautiously with face masks and social distancing in the […]