Daily Archives: August 30, 2012

Barack Obama’s Dreams from My Father 14

In my latest reading of Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance, Barack Obama relates the story that his Granny in Kenya told him about his paternal grandfather and his father.  On pages 429-430, Obama narrates: “When … Continue reading

Posted in Candidates, Politics, Race, Roots, Television

Challenging Some Prominent Evangelical Narratives

I started John Anderson’s Jacob and the Divine Trickster: A Theology of Deception and YHWH’s Fidelity to the Ancestral Promise in the Jacob Cycle. I’d like to start this post by sharing my experiences in evangelical circles.  In evangelical circles, … Continue reading

Posted in Bible, Genesis, Religion