Archive for October, 2012

Presidential election foolishness

Politics on October 31st, 2012 3 Comments

Mitt Romney is not a “liar” and President Obama is not a “retard.” Come on, people. Stop it. This is why I’ve avoided writing any election/policy op-eds during this year. Last election I didn’t see as many FB posts so I wasn’t so sickened by people’s trifling and pathetic confirmation bias. If you’re constantly calling [...]

Bringing Christian spoken word & hip hop to Harlem

Religion on October 22nd, 2012 1 Comment

Hey New York City, in partnership with Greater Zion Hill Baptist Church, I am hosting a monthly Christian spoken word and hip hop open-mic showcase. We want to saturate Harlem with the gospel (Rom 1:16) and sound doctrine (Titus 1:9) using some of the area’s dynamic gospel messengers. If you know any NYC-based artists that [...]

The accomplished and applied gospel

Religion on October 8th, 2012 No Comments

The core of the Gospel is the good news of the redemption accomplished and applied, as promised in the Old Testament, through the ultimate covenant Mediator, Jesus Christ (Hebrews 9:15). It truly is the good news, then, of God’s saving work in Christ and the Spirit by which the powers of sin and death are [...]