Blog

Home

4 Reasons Your Church Doesn’t Talk About Race

  15.11.2018   Corey Leak   church, diversity, racism

  We celebrate diversity. This is a sentence echoed from nearly every Evangelical pastor in America. Yet it is so difficult to find a diverse church on Sunday. Why does Sunday

Two Christian Beliefs About Politics That Are Outdated

  7.11.2018   Corey Leak   culture

There’s a lot of Christian rhetoric thrown around every election season. Some of it is helpful I suppose, but most of it is shallow, and doesn’t acknowledge the extreme complexities of

6 Things I Tell People Before They Start Talking About Race

  17.10.2018   Corey Leak   culture, diversity, equality, race

It seems like everywhere you turn these days, you’ll hear race at the center of conversation. It doesn’t matter if it’s sports talk radio, the nightly news, social media or your favorite television

One Race

  10.10.2018   Corey Leak   church, culture, diversity

There is a damaging  idea out there that many of us in the faith community have been taught to believe. It is disguised as a virtuous, just, and inclusive idea, but beneath the

Believe Her (Part 2)

  2.10.2018   Corey Leak   culture, equality, women

Believe women. That’s not a controversial statement, but somehow our culture has made it a polarizing phrase. Often times when people hear or read that phrase they interpret it as

Believe Her

  26.09.2018   Corey Leak   equality, gender

Have you ever had a friend tell you she was pregnant? Did you believe her? Of course you did! You’re not a crazy person. I’ve never asked any of my

3 Questions I Asked Myself After a Violent Threat to My Kid’s School

  19.09.2018   Corey Leak   culture

On Monday I got an email from the principal of my kid’s High-School. She emailed us parents to let us know the school had discovered a “threatening letter”.  They handed

#BothamJean – An all Too Familiar Story

  12.09.2018   Corey Leak   equality, racism

We’ve heard this story before. We’ve witnessed the National story of an incident between two people with no eye witnesses that ended in the tragic death of a young black

I’m with Kap, Eric and Nike

Polarization doesn’t sell. I was once told by a pastor of a mega-church that avoiding polarization is one of the ways you grow and maintain a large church. We’ve seen

Angry. Black. Man.

  29.08.2018   Corey Leak   diversity, equality, race, racism

  What makes you angry? Take a second and think about the last time you were truly mad about something or mad at someone. Maybe it was today when someone