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Would Jesus Colonize You?: The Anti Colonial Gospel (Pt1)

Would Jesus colonize you? Would Jesus colonize you? Would Jesus force you to convert to another culture, speak another language, adopt different values and change everything about who you are in order to follow Him? Judging the past actions of … Continue reading

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Fifty Shades of Fundamentalism: Why is Fundamentalism Bad – Unassailable Ignorance and Fear Masquerading as Faith

The main problem with Fundamentalist Christianity is that it disguises its vices as virtues, and those within it truly believe their worst weaknesses are their greatest strengths. But what do I mean by this? To explain what I mean I … Continue reading

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Fifty Shades of Fundamentalism: What is Fundamentalism and where did it come from?

What is Fundamentalism?: A Brief Overview of Fundamentalist’s History and Nature Fundamentalism has its origins in the U.S. in the close of the 19th century.  A large group of predominantly white Christians got together annually at the Niagara Bible Conference … Continue reading

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Fifty Shades of Fundamentalism: Introduction

There are many different groups of Christians and streams of thought and practice within Christianity. One of the most problematic is Fundamentalist Christianity (hereafter referred to simply as Fundamentalism). Fundamentalism has also recently been at the heart of a global … Continue reading

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How responsible am I for colonialism?: Why Kevin Gonzaga exists.

[Introduction: This is a several page post that I began writing as I wrestled with considering my personal responsibility in regards to European colonialism which “settled” the nation I grew up in. It ended up being about why I exists … Continue reading

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Sincerity of faith is not an inoculation against participating in evil.

[Disclaimer: This post explores injustices and this post contains graphic and explicit pictures of violence and dead bodies related to that subject.] No one can really deny that Christians have supported and participated in very serious evils in history. At … Continue reading

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The White Western hegemony of the Gospel and how that is ending.

Recently the first WeekFOUR event took place.  WeekFOUR is the student group I started with Matt Schuler as a platform for student voices at Fuller Theological Seminary to be heard and as a space for the incredibly diverse and experience-rich … Continue reading

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