We’re Not in Kansas Anymore.

In the winter of 1971, our little band of merry pranksters had travelled from Fayetteville, Arkansas, to Little Rock to attend a concert. I have no idea what the concert was. As cliched proof that I am someone who officially lived through that era, there are a fair number of things that I simply don’t …


Common Words. Common Hope.

In 2016, I was a part of a group of men who had spent a year gathering every Sunday evening for discipleship, study and fellowship. As that summer wore on, common words began to show up in our conversations in ways we had never used them before - Ferguson, Rice, Bland, Sterling, Castile, Black, Lives, …


“Here there is not Greek and Jew, circumcised and uncircumcised, barbarian, Scythian, slave, free; but Christ is all, and in all.” Colossians 3:11, ESV Thanks for stopping by. Colossians311.com is a brand new site set up for a discussion group on racial reconciliation that meets on the first Sunday evening of every month at Crossings … Continue reading Welcome