It's the final week of the summer season. Here are some thought-provoking links for reflection and conversation:

MLK’s young granddaughter speak at rally commemorating the 57th anniversary of the March on Washington:

“Influencers” come to Christian higher ed:

Why do so many in Christianity long for power? An interesting look:

A woman who is the most recent object of online mockery speaks up powerfully:

Unchecked power: When no one is accountable, it’s time to watch the watchers:

Nashotah House seminary is offering a free course "The Bible and Theology in Color" taught by Esau McCauley. (Dr. McCauley is on the advisory board for the Pelican Project.)

Podcast of the week: Wendy Alsup is a guest on Persuasion, the Christ & Pop Culture podcast, hosted by Erin Straza and Hannah Anderson. They're discussing the Prosperity Gospel as it relates to suffering, and more: