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Why “Crazy Rich Asians” Is Important For Us All

  22.08.2018   Corey Leak   diversity

My wife and I are big time movie watchers. Ninety percent of our dates are the two of us going to see a movie together. Maybe you’re thinking we should

Jesus’ Peaceful Demonstration

  There is an extremely popular story that the gospel writer John shares in the 8th chapter of his biography of Jesus. It’s a story that takes place on the

3 Truths For the Faith Community about Charlottesville

  10.08.2018   Corey Leak   church, diversity, equality, race

A year ago I was sitting in a Saturday night service, when I heard the news that there had been a white supremacist rally from my daughter. She saw it

3 Things I’ve Learned This Week From John Gray’s White House Visit

I try to avoid heaping criticism on other human beings. Especially those in the public eye. It takes a degree of courage to put out content for public consumption, whether

Church in the Wild

Last week I was invited to a community event called the Sons of Former Slaves and Sons of Former Slave Owners. One of my 3 flaws is that I sometimes struggle

Our Sister

  25.07.2018   Corey Leak   diversity, equality, race, racism

Below is the video of one of us, a human being, who has just experienced a terrible tragedy. She’s Nia Wilson’s grieving sister. She and Nia were passengers on a

3 Stages of White Wokeness

  17.07.2018   Corey Leak   diversity, equality, race, racism

Let me acknowledge the elephant in the blog right away. I recognize that I’m a black man writing content to and about a group of people I don’t belong to

Imperial Myth 3 (Three Political Topics Your Church Hasn’t Avoided)

  10.07.2018   Corey Leak   christianity, church

Something I find really ironic is people being put off by churches or church leaders talking “politics” from the pulpit. I’ve heard people say things like: Jesus didn’t get involved

Imperial Myth 2 (Independence Day)

  5.07.2018   Corey Leak   diversity, equality

  A couple days ago on “Independence Day” I felt a tension that I didn’t anticipate. All my life I’ve participated in National holidays, and I especially love the ones

Imperial Myth

  28.06.2018   admin   Uncategorized

Thomas Jefferson believed that without the separation of church and state clergy would become unresponsive to the needs of their own people, and that a State sponsored religion would lead