Life in Black and White.

Life as a Bi-Racial & Blended Family in Rural, USA

parenting, pastoring, and promoting social and Biblical justice in a divided America

My name is Chris Whitaker and I am married to the most amazing human being in the world, Cassandra. We are blessed with the task of raising four kiddos: Ian, Symone, Malachi, and Zion. I am a follower of Jesus Christ and the pastor an awesome family of believers at The Bridge Church in Siloam Springs, Arkansas.


Giving Thanks? For What?

<p class="has-drop-cap" value="<amp-fit-text layout="fixed-height" min-font-size="6" max-font-size="72" height="80"><img class="wp-image-221" style="width: 150px;" src="https://onesavedwretch.files.wordpress.com/2020/11/flap-logo.png&quot; alt="">As Thanksgiving weekend draws to a cold close in Siloam Springs. One more month left – if we have said it once, we have said it 100 times – what a year 2020 has been.  As Thanksgiving weekend draws to a cold close in Siloam […]

Humor me – it is therapeutic

I don’t know about you; but I have been seeing some talk about fraud and the evidence or the lack there of… it fills my social media feed and every channel I turn to… not sure what all that noise is referring to – but – this Razorback game was full of fraud and there […]

One nation under God, indivisible?

A country that is divided is a land in dire need of church that is united. Unfortunately, a quick scan of my social media feeds cannot hide the appearance that our country is anything but indivisible; but our churches are divided as well. I have close friends and family members that voted for President Trump. […]

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