The Theology for Life Podcast
A weekly podcast co-hosted by Drs. Ed Stetzer and Lynn Cohick
Rick consults widely with churches on evangelism and healing and reconciliation for the emerging generation and on contemporary missional churches and missional movements.
Are Evangelicals Losing the Gospel in Our Day?
The Gospel itself never changes; the way we share the Gospel must.
to address: How can reconciliation and justice in our divided and stratified world win? Maybe even better put, how can reconciliation with justice win?
More on Leaving White Evangelicalism: A Response from Bryan Loritts
People of color need to establish our own conferences, organizations, and networks.
friends, not because it's pushback, but because they have grown up in all white churches that refuse to educate them on biblical, gospel issues like diversity and racial reconciliation.
What Does #MeToo Have to Do with You?
When we tell our stories, we move from the western “I” to the biblical “we.”
Emmanuel Katongole and Chris Rice, who have done much research on the 1994 Rwandan genocide and the importance of reconciliation in all things, explained it this way:
Are disciples becoming disciple-makers?
Writing to the church in Corinth, Paul reminds believers that all those who have been reconciled to God through Christ have been entrusted with the message of reconciliation (2 Cor.
Race and Ethnicity
The local church is unrivaled in its potential to bring about meaningful transformation.
Fenway Park. In this follow-up post, I will attempt to explain why I believe the local church is an ideal context in which to pursue racial reconciliation. I
How 1,000 Pastors Pursue Racial Reconciliation
Personal relationships and prayer preferred over preaching and protests.
Research. How 1,000 Pastors Pursue Racial Reconciliation. Personal AM. Nine out of 10 American pastors say they recently encouraged racial reconciliation.
Why I Almost Left Evangelicalism
I almost distanced myself from the label years ago, but I’m glad I stayed.
I had been offering biblical teaching about ethnic reconciliation, emphasizing how Paul and other New Testament writers sacrificed deeply for the church's unity.
Jimmy Carter: Pursuing an Arc of Reconciliation
The former president has a new hope for racial justice—starting with the church.
Jimmy Carter: Pursuing an Arc of Reconciliation. The former president has the '60s. When did you become passionate about racial reconciliation? Our family
The Burden and Promise of Racial Reconciliation
After Minnesota, Baton Rouge, and Dallas, can we transcend optimism or despair?
The Burden and Promise of Racial Reconciliation. As Christians we aim for nothing less than racial reconciliation, but we know that this cannot come without racial justice.
Racial Difference Without Division
The power of an ethnicity-honoring witness.
Asian, black, Latino, and white women and men came to speak to our group about how God shaped their ethnic journeys and invited them into deeper racial reconciliation and justice.