11.05.2018   admin   christianity, diversity

There is a story of religious and political leaders that approached Jesus with the intent to throw him into a political conundrum. They asked him a question they thought would


  3.05.2018   admin   diversity, equality, race

The Kanye West comments, Candace Owens co-signing, and the fall out from those comments created a bit of tension for me. I was left thinking about the idea of “free

Left to Right

  25.04.2018   admin   christianity, church

Last week I asked people on my FB page if they believed that the conversation about race was picking up steam in American religious circles. In the dialog that followed

Starbucks Musings

  18.04.2018   admin   christianity, starbucks

Today I’m on location. I’m writing from what has recently been a hot bed of controversy, and even though I just left the bathroom, I haven’t purchased anything. I’m at


  4.04.2018   admin   christianity, leadership, race

It’s been FIFTY YEARS since the assassination of Dr. Martin Luther King on that now infamous balcony in Memphis, TN. Speculation as to why he was murdered runs along a wide spectrum

A Problem to Solve | Part 5 | (Who’s Responsible?)

  28.03.2018   admin   church, diversity

This blog series has been written for leaders in faith-based organizations, and more specifically written for leaders in the Evangelical Christian world. I hope the series’ stories and ideas shared

A Problem to Solve | Part 4 | (Not Just a Black and White Issue)

  21.03.2018   admin   christianity, church, diversity

After writing Part One of this series, I got to hear the stories of women and people of color trying to find a fit in a church environment that they

A Problem to Solve | Part 3 | (Because I’m a Woman)

  14.03.2018   admin   church, diversity, equality, gender, women

Written by Stephanie Zibell “Pastors, the lack of women in executive level leadership positions in the church is incredibly concerning to me and it should be equally concerning to you.”

A Problem to Solve | Part 2 | (Limited Experiences)

  7.03.2018   admin   diversity, future, race

By the year 2044 America is projected to be a majority-minority country. That means Caucasians will no longer be the majority. If the projection proves true, and current church attendance

A Problem to Solve | Part 1 | (Space at the Table)

  27.02.2017   admin   church, diversity, equality, leadership

Years ago I learned that everything rises and falls on leadership. Whether it’s the law of the lid, or the idea of the leadership umbrella, the principle remains the same