Red and Yellow, Black and White: Episode 320

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Red and Yellow, Black and White: Episode 320

Mar 20, 2014
Guests: Ivette Diaz, Kendra Doss, Ryan Smith, Trillia Newbell and Candice Watters

[56:59] - 

Navigating life as a racial minority, plus Trillia Newbell on God’s plan for diversity, and a listener vents about his girlfriend’s enthusiasm.

Featured musical artist: Planetshakers

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Minority Report

Guests: Ivette Diaz, Kendra Doss and Ryan Smith

[22:07] - 

The transition to adulthood is tricky for anyone these days. But for young adults who are an ethnic or cultural minority, there are unique challenges to consider. How does race or cultural origin factor into our work, family life, dating decisions and more? Our panel shares candidly from its own experience.

The God of Variety

Guests: Trillia Newbell

[22:43] - 

Trillia Newbell is a black woman married to a white man, raising bi-racial children in an ever-changing community near Nashville, Tenn. As a writer and consultant for unique audiences ranging from The Gospel Coalition to the Knoxville News-Sentinel, Trillia sees the impact of race on relationships, decision-making and ministry priorities. In her new book, United, Trillia shares God's heart for diversity and calls the church to relationships that reflect the Gospel, break stereotypes and ultimately change the world. Listen in for her perspective on doing Christian community with our commonalities in Christ at the center.

She's Irritating

Guests: Candice Watters

[5:53] - 

His girlfriend gets excited about stuff. And she shares her enthusiasm — a lot. It's starting to irritate him, so should he say something, or is the problem in his own head? Candice Watters weighs in.

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