Mid-Week Reads Week 2

In Miscellaneous by Caris AdelLeave a Comment

I read and pass on so many links during the week that it’s hard for me to keep track of all of them when I want to go back and re-read something.  I thought I’d gather them together in case anyone is looking for great things to read! You can scroll down and zoom out within the embedded page here, or …

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Deconstructing Christian Whiteness

In Church by Caris Adel3 Comments

A toddler builds a tower out of blocks. He knocks it down and starts again, examining the blocks as he builds. He examines the colors, shapes, sizes, as he builds his creation. How often do we kick down the towers we’ve built and look at the pieces? Black voices surrounded me, singing words like ‘sing a song full of the …

Mid-Week Reads Week 1

In Miscellaneous by Caris AdelLeave a Comment

I’m trying something new. I read and pass on so many links during the week that it’s hard for me to keep track of all of them when I want to go back and re-read something. I thought I’d try a new way of organizing and sharing links. You can scroll down and zoom out within the embedded page here, …

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Food as a Tool of Control

In Church by Caris Adel2 Comments

Buffalo was the Native Americans’ main food source. So….I wonder what the empire of the United States did (and continues to do). “One Congressman, James Throckmorton of Texas, believed that ‘it would be a great step forward in the civilization of the Indians and the preservation of peace on the border if there was not a buffalo in existence.’ Soon, …