Author Archives: Fred

About Fred

I am a follower of Jesus, husband and father. I am a son, brother, friend, multi-vocational pastor with Williamsburg Christian Church, TEDx alum, ethnographer, community organizer, published author, founder and president of 3e Restoration Inc, and adjunct professor at Rochester University and Regent University. I received my B.S. in Ministry/Bible at Amridge University and my Masters of Religious Education in Missional Leadership (MREML) from Rochester University. I am currently working toward my Doctorate of Ministry in Contextual Theology at Northern Seminary.

Groceries

We say the danger is CRT. What about shopping for groceries?What about denying what we see?White supremacy. Father Whiteness says, “You’re being political.”Lady Wisdom says “You’re being insensible.”Creator God says, “This is theological.”White supremacy. Why all the defensiveness?Why the lack … Continue reading

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Mother’s Peace Day — Original Intent (corrected post)

The following proclamation (1870) was written by Julia Ward Howe. She was the woman who organized for the first “Mother’s Day,” originally called, “Mother’s Peace Day.” Julia was a poet, activist and abolitionist, who was moved to write and organize … Continue reading

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Re-Visioned 3e Training Lab

We are excited to announce our re-visioned 3e Training Lab. This lab equips participants to mentor neighbors participating in 3e’s Workforce Development Initiative and Sustainability Initiative. It also equips lab participants to walk with neighbors as they transition from social … Continue reading

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The Good News of God’s Welcome

This poem was originally written in 2016. I revised it on Holy Saturday 2022 for Easter Sunday with Williamsburg Christian Church. Born a child in a manger,Son of Mary and Son of the great I Am,Outcast as a stranger,He extended God’s welcome … Continue reading

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The In-Between of Holy Saturday

Holy Saturday is about the in-between–remaining stuck somewhere between the tragedy of Friday and triumph of Sunday. We have a difficult time keeping our minds in the in-between. We are too uncomfortable with the tension. We are desperate for resolution. … Continue reading

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