Bonus Content Lyrical Lesson – How to Have Constructive Conversations Across Differences

I recently learned about the music artist Terrian, but the simple, clean sound of her style and the passionate, powerful delivery of her vocals have made her a quick favorite. The video for her song, Let Love Lead, complements Dr. Rivera’s message so well because it illustrates the entanglement the entire Church is in due to sin such as racism and sexism. Though all of the nuances, complexities, and holistic impact of shalom healing can not be captured in a video, the imagery clearly shows the effect of freedom as we choose to “reset” our churches to model the biblical standard of “vertical and horizontal” righteousness.

Terrian – Let Love Lead –



The Church and White Supremacy Introduction Episode – Lyrical Lesson

I learned about the artist Laura Mvula in kairos timing. Her music has complemented and encouraged my discovery and deeper understanding of  who I am in Christ. As I have healed from the lies I learned and believed in the past, I’m encountering the delight God has in revealing to me all of who I am. I hear that joy and the simple, profound freedom of true identity in Laura Mvula’s music.


Overcome – Laura Mvula