Is it possible to convert a white supremacist? Adam Ericksen provides an important example and how you can help convert a white supremacist.
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About Adam Ericksen
Adam Ericksen is the Education Director at the Raven Foundation. He is a writer and frequent speaker at conferences and churches. His articles have been featured in Time Magazine and Sojourners. Adam recently delivered the Baccalaureate Address at his alma mater, Linfield College. In his writings, Adam explores the intersections of mimetic theory, current events, religion, and popular culture.
Entries by Adam Ericksen
Mike Pence, a devout Christian, left an NFL game after players protested. Adam Ericksen claims his actions are not in keeping with Christ.
How can we make sense of the current political rhetoric and erosion of trust in our world? And what can we do about them? Listen to Dr. Stephen McKenna and Rev. Adam Ericksen discuss these issues in the latest episode of the RavenCast!
Join host Adam Ericksen in the live and free webinar with Dr. Stephen McKenna this Thursday at 1:00 Central! They will discuss political rhetoric and how to gain trust in a world of mistrust.
Join Suzanne Ross and Adam Ericksen in the latest episode of the RavenCast as they discuss Raven’s 10th anniversary and the “Hard Times for Truth” workshop this October.
From the NFL to North Korea, Adam Ericksen claims that President Trump is caught up in a swirl of lies. So, how do we know the truth? Read Adam’s latest article as he explores that important question.
Adam Ericksen claims that Jesus taught restorative justice and deconstructed punitive justice. How different would our world look if we followed Jesus down the path of restorative justice? Adam points to one modern example that inspires hope for the future of our world.
In this episode of the RavenCast, Adam Ericksen interviews three participants at this year’s Colloquium on Violence and Religion. Adam talked with President of COV&R, Jay Alberg about his presidency, Christa Bucklin about her paper on desire and Spanish author Calderon, and Pablo Bandera about the “Internet of Things.” Enjoy these three interviews on the latest episode of the RavenCast!
How should Christians faithfully respond to the death penalty? That was the question that guided the latest episode of the RavenCast with Adam Ericksen and the Rev. Dr. Jeff Hood, theologian and social activist. Watch or listen as they discuss Jeff’s latest book, “The Execution of God: Encountering the Death Penalty.”
The Rev. Adam Ericksen explores the latest scandal connecting Donald Trump’s administration with white supremacy.
The Wicked Truth
The Thinking Person’s Guide to The Wildly Successful Broadway Musical
Employing political, social, and historical examples against the backdrop of the musical Wicked, The Wicked Truth: When Good People Do Bad Things explores the ways in which modern society is not so different than the mythical land of Oz, challenging the very framework of our culture, our understanding of Good and Evil, as well as our sense of right and wrong. Written by Raven Foundation Co-Founder Suzanne Ross.
Tangles of Desire
In her second book, The Wicked Truth About Love: The Tangles of Desire, Raven Foundation Co-Founder Suzanne Ross examines the trials and travails of romantic love through the lens of mimetic theory.
On the page, you can watch videos, take a quiz, download music, read a chapter of the book, and discover your romantic pattern. It's wicked fun!
Illustrations by Susan Drawbaugh of Wee Five Designs.