The Botham Jean Case, Race, Justice, and Faith

by Alexei Laushkin The case of Botham Jean has been on my mind and something I’ve tracked since the killing took place. Botham Jean was a worship leader at the Dallas West Church of Christ. Here was a young man pursuing Jesus and leading and contributing to the people of God. His unjust death on September 6 2018 was a shock … More The Botham Jean Case, Race, Justice, and Faith

Connecting around the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

by Alexei Laushkin “What can I do?” is a frequently asked question when it comes to issues related to race in our communities. Grace and Race Ministries, Inc. and Kingdom Mission Society (where I am the founder)  are commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the death of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. by engaging 50 houses of worship, … More Connecting around the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.