When I was a child, my parents were vigilant about teaching me good language, and as a result were adamant about the words I should never, ever use. Of course, there was the N-word. Just as important, the S-word and the W-word… and the R-word too. But there was also another word that was banished… Read More
BLOG: Legacy of an Ally
” he may be a white man, but he sure does have a black heart” Read More
BLOG: The Zumba Effect
When I was training to become a Zumba teacher (yes, I was once an aerobics instructor, don’t laugh) the trainer gave the class advice that has translated into many parts of my life. She said this: “Know, ,that you will need to teach a new routine for 8-10 weeks. That people are not quick learner,… Read More
Reflecting on why “I Can’t Breathe”
Watching the news of the murder video that shows the Minneapolis police’s killing of George Floyd, I am heartbroken once again, and somehow not surprised. As I have spent another day grieving the death of another unarmed black man, I was reminded of a story from my own life, one that I feel moved to… Read More
BWMT All American 01-14
Episode 14 discussion guide is here! The plot twists and cliff hangers are getting really good as we get closer to the season finale. Download the one page discussion starter here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/13ai2NcHD5mixa4cqUk5u0vvqJhqZCJTS/view?usp=sharing Enjoy!
BWMT All American 01-13
Episode 13 has lots of surprises! There will be lots to discuss! You can find the discussion guide here: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1A2VF9aqjrD1CgIw-QjmSVOxvX7Uz1G2F Enjoy!
BWMT All American 01-12
The next installment of Binge Watch My Theology is here… All American Season 01 Episode 12. You can find the discussion starter here: https://drive.google.com/open?id=1Kr28isJ2DtHJITDGcXe7xQt0qCSqb711
BWMT All American 01-11
The next episode of All American is here for your binging pleasure. the discussion starter is here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1qsQrMQm8klmO1kxBW9FgFFYHKfLQ0F8Z/view?usp=sharing Enjoy!
BWMT All American 01-10
Here is the next installment of discussion starter questions… for Episode 10. Download here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1O6RQ3aLPc8NoFy8y3XtQb4j2x5sPGk7z/view?usp=sharing
BWMT All American S01-E09
Here is the next installment of Binge Watch my Theology for the show All American …. season 1 episode 9. Isn’t it getting good?? Find the discussion starter here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1hYRNMHKIHkiSubSfrA1XOdRfVxk6iLaH/view?usp=sharing
BE THE CHURCH: A Parable for Pandemic Times.
They gathered together, curiously, and asked the question: “Teacher, how are we to be the church?” And the Teacher replied with a story. “Let me tell you the story of two churches,” the Teacher said. “The first church,” he said, “had a hundred members and one fell sick. because she was contagious, the church members… Read More
BWMT All American 01-08
Her is the next installment… the Homecoming episode. All I can say is WOW. You can find the one page discussion starter here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1HLdwBlHLc5PdJEje3y91MmxB5n3WYsId/view?usp=sharing Enjoy.
BWMT All American 01-07
Another great episode full of hot topics to discuss. You can find the discussion starter here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1jDXnMNLxDilyRwpBOkaRYm-4cgrOG1xq/view?usp=sharing
BWMT All American 01-06
Here is the next discussion starter sheet — for Season 1 Episode 06 Download here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/10R4rjj8wLp3jgNfn-kgFlryu66BqidOj/view?usp=sharing Enjoy!
BWMT All American 01-05
“It’s best to find what you need from the people who are there for you, not the ones who aren’t.” – Coach Baker Read More
BWMT All American 01-03
Here is today’s discussion starter for season 1 of All American, episode 3. You can find the page here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1HKXEkb0cudMj4DeAHvKZfTOrC0rFbGxv/view?usp=sharing If you are using these with family and online groups, please let me know how they are working for you. Enjoy your TV time!
BLOG: Embodying the Light.
… long before you were deemed “responsible enough” to hold an open flame, you were still given the Christmas Eve candle, and reminded that you would be holding the Light of Christ, so be careful… Read More
BLOG: one offhand comment
“you getting good to try and impress my daughter?!” It was the offhand comment made by the basketball coach at the first practice of the season – the one that my son is still stewing about three weeks later. Mind you, my 6th grade son is not the best kid on the team. He is… Read More