BRC and Friends with Grace Ji-Sun Kim and Joseph Cheah: Theological Reflections on “Gangnam Style”

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BRC and Friends Interview on “Theological Reflections on Gangnam Style”

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Tweet-Steeple-Cover-300x400We have some really talented Presbyterian Ministers.  The Rev. Bruce Reyes Chow is such a person.

He is the author of Social Media in the Church and has his google plus hangouts.  On October 21, 2014, he interviewed Dr. Joseph Cheah and myself on our new co-written book, Theological Reflection on Gangnam Style.

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She Lives!: Sophia Wisdom Works in the World

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she livesCongratulations to my friend the Reverend Dr. Jann Aldredge-Clanton on her new book, She Lives: Sophia Wisdom Works in the World.

The book is an exciting new book where Aldredge-Clanton features 40 theologians and ministers who work and write on Sophia. Some of the featured writers are Mary E. Hunt, Monica A. Coleman, Chung Hyung Kyung, Gail Anderson Ricciuti, Mary Ann Beavis, Virginia Ramey Mollenkott and myself.

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Ebola and Thomas Eric Duncan: Compassion for All

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This is co-written with Rev. Jesse Jackson on Ebola and Thomas Eric Duncan. It is a repost from The Huffington Post.  Please pray for Duncan’s family.

When Thomas Eric Duncan, a visitor from Liberia, became ill in Dallas on September 24, he went, as many people do, to the local hospital emergency room. However, serious questions must be raised about what happened when he did. Continue reading

Stuck Between a Ice Bucket and a Hard Place: Awareness, Charity, and Change

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P1000959-001-238x300My friend and co-editor of EFSR, Dr. Kate Ott writes numerous blogs and posts.  Read this one about the ethics of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. It is a repost from the FSR website.

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has made major news headlines over the past two months. The challenge went viral on social media this summer, but it didn’t start there. For a few years, various organizations have promoted “cold water challenges” that couple dosing friends with requesting donations. In summer

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Investing in Our Children’s Future: Divestment, Sustainability and Climate Justice

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Climate Change is one of the most urgent social justice issues of our time. Here is my latest for Huffington Post about the World Council of Churches’ Interfaith Summit on Climate Change and Union’s Religions for the Earth conference in NYC.  Would love to hear your feedback and comments. Continue reading

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