Topics This Episode

:37 Why would God allow someone to walk into a church and shoot and kill Christians?

10:49 How can we support #MeToo voices and advocate for victims of sexual harassment and abuse?

18:53  Is there a way to remain faithful to the gospel and, at the same time, walk in our wokeness on social issues?

26:26 What we’re reading

29:45 Closing shout outs


– “Don’t hide from tough questions; don’t be afraid to say you don’t know.” – @C_Lass @BoxAnd1Podcast

– “You can’t get through pain apart from the one who has both experienced and can take away that pain.” – @JohnCRichardsJr @BoxAnd1Podcast

“Only one person in history has been able to have all power but not abuse it.” – @C_Lass @BoxAnd1Podcast

“You don’t need to be an either…or Christian when it comes to evangelism and justice, but a both…and one.” – @JohnCRichardsJr @BoxAnd1Podcast

“I never want to get to a place of wokeness where we can’t ask the question whether something is being governed by the gospel.” – @C_Lass @BoxAnd1Podcast

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John Richards

Author John Richards

John is a thought-leader, gifted teacher and gifted writer/speaker. He is a graduate of Morehouse College, Howard University School of Law, and Fuller Theological Seminary. He is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in Christian Leadership from Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. John is married to Sheridan Richards. They have two children, John (8) and Shiloh (4). John currently serves as the Pastor of Assimilation at Saint Mark Baptist Church. He lives in Little Rock, Arkansas with his family.

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