In the few months that I've started planting (the time I'm setting aside from this is focused on building relationships), I've tried to stay focused on listening to what some of the needs are in the community. One main theme I continue to hear is mentoring young male latinos (middle school, high school). I met … Continue reading Church Planting #2 – Mentoring Latino Young Men
That moment when I discovered "what's wrong with me" and "what's happening". Dealing with shame, naming it, and seeing the heart transformed. As a male latino, we're not supposed to talk about our feelings or shame. We need to be strong. But strength comes out of being vulnerable.
“[A white theologian] claimed that we needed to reject the words [Christian and Evangelical] and the baggage that comes with those words. A Native American theologian responded that doing away with those words would prove to be convenient for the majority culture. Not only would the words be wiped away, but the responsibility for the … Continue reading Latino Redimido