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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

Their Shoes

  20.06.2018   admin   Uncategorized

“When I was in school I had to walk 12 miles uphill both ways in the snow.” That saying was supposed to let students fortunate enough to have a ride

Why “Superfly” is the Movie We Wanted, But Not the Movie We Needed

  14.06.2018   admin   diversity, race

I NEVER do this. I hate when other people do this, but I’m going to do it. I’m going to give my opinion of a movie still in theaters. My