In this post, I am going to about-face and argue that the story of Esther also reveals the solution to defeating racism. We must treat each other as individual persons, not as representatives of our group. … Read More Lessons on Racism in Esther
I am afraid of getting something wrong. I’ve gotten used to listening, so now I’m wondering if I have something to say? There is a lure to stay in research mode because it is hard to think.… Read More Seminary: The unexpected struggle.
To disagree without being disagreeable is a useful skill. … Read More How to Usefully Disagree – 2 Timothy 2:19-26
Is it okay to apologize for something I have not done personally, but has been done by the members of my group, or race, or religion, or family? … Read More We have sinned.
Writing a personal statement and defining my personal values has enabled me to feel confidence in my decisions. Understanding who I am is the most valuable lesson I learned in seminary.… Read More Seminary: What I valued the most.