What Calling Out Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Taught Me About Myself

I am still working to overcome prejudicial shortcomings.I'm more likely to identify with a white person than a non-white person and wonder how this plays into any racist tendencies I might have.It is important to know why you're calling out a woman of color when you have not previously done so for white men. I … Continue reading What Calling Out Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Taught Me About Myself

The Great Omission of the Apostles Creed

(I will return to my series on The Greatest Showman, Story Sanitizing, and the Bible in coming weeks. I had some meaningful feedback from people I respect and need a bit more time to hash out my thoughts before continuing. But it'll return. I promise.) Every once and a while something happens in church I’m … Continue reading The Great Omission of the Apostles Creed

The Greatest Showman, Story Sanitizing, and the Bible, Part 1

My family and I went to see The Greatest Showman a few weeks back. I've always loved musicals, for the most part, and so many of my friends who had seen the movie recommended it. It was an energy packed, feel good movie complete with a moral lesson. It's fair to say I loved it. When … Continue reading The Greatest Showman, Story Sanitizing, and the Bible, Part 1