East Of Midnight

TaglineKim Hampton's Agent Provocateurly Look on Religious Life and Study, and Culture with a Hint of Jazz
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(Southern) Trees Bear Strange Fruit, Blood on the Leaves and Blood at the Root

There  was a literal lynch mob formed last week in Wilmington, North Carolina and nearly dragged out the young man who lived in the house that the mob went to. Lead by a sheriff’s deputy, no less. Pol

05/12/2020 03:45:03 AM

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Ain’t Gonna Study War No More

It’s been a weird couple of weeks. My father’s twin brother died on Holy Saturday and was buried Monday. However, since the pandemic has made it impossible for large groups to gather, there were only

04/23/2020 01:02:57 AM

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When God Is White, White Is God (What Should Have Been A “Last Day of Black History Month” Thought)

In many white Christian contexts, theology produced by racial minorities comes with an assumption of heresy and heterodoxy. The implicit message from many [conservative] white pastors and professors i

03/02/2020 01:14:50 AM

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When Affirmative Action Was White…or, Nothing’s Changing Until White People Do the Basic Reading

I have some speaking engagements coming up and I’m re-reading some writings that matter to me as a way of setting my mind in the direction I need to go. This re-reading got me to thinking. Dismantling

02/17/2020 11:38:46 PM

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Can White Congregations Honor Black History Month Authentically?

Happy Black History Month everybody. Unlike King Sunday in January where I know that white ministers and congregations are going to at least nominally acknowledge the day, I don’t hear about white min

02/05/2020 04:07:14 AM

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