Since the troubles began — our global pandemic and the personal and professional flotsam it leaves in our wake — I have been struggling with the relationship between theology and praxis. I am stridently and unapologetically declaring that the Kingdom of God is here, and it is a Kingdom of peace, love, and — although my brothers and sisters in my faith community push hard against me on this point — justice.

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I declare Black Lives Matter or Ahmaud Arbery was Lynched and my co-laborers in the local church block me on FaceBook, my neighbors insult me to my face…

Matthew Warner

An expert teacher and avid runner with expertise in citizenship and identity, rhetorical theory, and cultural intelligence.

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