Social Exegesis


Dr. Chris Williamson discusses today’s social climate and how we as Christians can interpret the society around us.

 


VIDEOS

 

Dr. Chris Williamson discusses the importance of all lives.

Dr. Chris Williamson speaks on how we can find more of heaven right here on Earth.

Dr. Chris Williamson speaks on how the bible describes “Pro-Life” and what Christians can do to help.

Using Social Exegesis to decide whether you “stand” with Kaepernick or not.

Dr. Chris Williamson discusses the importance of voting and using Social Exegesis in the process.

 


BLOG POSTS

 

Injustice has occurred on the earth ever since Cain killed Abel.  Injustice is when one person or group of people marginalizes and mistreats another person or group of people by perverting or denying basic fairness, equity, and justice.  Many of us can still relate to what Marvin Gaye sang in 1971, “Oh, make me wanna holler, throw up both my hands!  Make me wanna holler, throw up both my hands!  Crime is increasing, trigger happy policing, panic is spreading, God knows where we’re heading…”

These days, there seems to be an unending drama between some white police officers and some members of the black community. With the abundance of cell phone cameras and now body cameras on some police officers, Americans will continue to see a proliferation of controversial and sometimes hard-to-watch videos thrust upon us…

Social exegesis is the ability to observe and wisely interpret the multiple layers and complex pieces of society. It not only strives to contextualize the whole picture, but it also detects the uncomely holes in the picture while investigating how the holes got there in the first place…