The Blog of InterVarsity Christian Fellowship

February 27, 2015

Persevering in Reconciliation in the Face of Racism

By: 
Steve Tamayo
Persevering in Reconciliation

I want to tell you about one of my most painful experiences with racism.

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February 23, 2015

Does God Care About Diversity?

By: 
Wes Foster
Does God care about diversity?

Imagine that God created the whole world like my hometown: Orlando, Florida. What would that be like?

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February 03, 2015

Cross-Ethnic Advocacy & Racial Progress in America

By: 
Steve Tamayo
Cross-Ethnic Advocacy & Racial Progress in America

I had a significant encounter with the police on a college campus several years ago. It challenged the way I view race, power, and the importance of being present.

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December 05, 2014

I Once Was Colorblind, but Now I See

By: 
Bethany Horvath
Racial reconciliation

I’m a product of 1982, born in Chattanooga, Tennessee, to parents who were not raised in the South. 

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November 26, 2014

Crossing Cultures at the Table

By: 
Jessica Fick
Crossing cultures at Thanksgiving

Crossing cultures doesn’t simply happen when you board a plane or go overseas. 

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November 25, 2014

Lord, Meet Us in the Storm

By: 
Phil Bowling-Dyer
Ferguson

“No probable cause exists to indict Officer Wilson.”

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October 28, 2014

Culturally Appropriate Halloween Costumes

By: 
Katelin Hansen
racist Halloween costumes

Halloween is one of my favorite days of the year. 

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October 21, 2014

The Black Church Makes Me Proud

By: 
Danny Profit Jr.
The Black church and the arts

I have many reasons to be proud of my ethnic heritage and culture.

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September 04, 2014

The Secret to Connecting to People Different from Us

By: 
Andy Kim
Connecting to People Different from Us

Old friends. Mom’s home cooking. Your favorite pair of jeans. There’s something undeniably comforting about the familiar.

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January 27, 2014

“They” Are All the Same

By: 
Christena Cleveland
cross-cultural interactions and perceptions

I attended one of those fancy-schmancy New England boarding schools that seem to only exist in movies. 

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