Before You Hire A Person of Color

Before You Hire A Person of Color

I get it. You want to hire a person of color. You’ve done an assessment of your organization and you realize you have to change. I know… All of your peers are putting in searches to find just the right person. However, I want to caution you. If you move...
3 Simple Steps To Thwarting Injustice

3 Simple Steps To Thwarting Injustice

I’ve been using the term justice lately in my conversations. Heck, I even decided to launch a consultancy called Justice Journey along with an annual Summit. But, I think justice is quickly becoming a buzz word. Definitions matter. True biblical justice is synonymous...
We Should Just Get Past Color… Shouldn’t We?

We Should Just Get Past Color… Shouldn’t We?

I don’t know if you have a chance to see Lecrae’s conversation with Pastor Louie Giglio over a week ago. It set off a firestorm by calling slavery a “blessing.” I for the life of me still cannot stomach the fact that a well known pastor was so...
My Greatest Fear About The Dust Settling

My Greatest Fear About The Dust Settling

Its been weeks since the death of George Floyd. I’m not sure what that means for you in your context, but I feel something rather odd happening. Back to normal. I’m not sure what normal even means, but one thing is for sure I’m hearing less about...
Unfollow: An Open Letter to Some of My Leaders

Unfollow: An Open Letter to Some of My Leaders

When Ahmaud Arbery was murdered, I was more than appalled. When a white cop in Minnesota chose to take a knee on the neck of George Floyd, it broke me. In the wake of tragedy, leaders have a responsibility. When injustice wreaks, influence is a priority. I love and...