So much of the news during the past week has been focused on the tragic deaths of two Black men, Terence Crutcher in Tulsa, and Keith Scott in Charlotte. I do not know much about the death of Mr. Crutcher, except the police video released, He was unarmed and the police office who shot him has already been charged with first degree manslaughter. Mr. Crutcher’s father, the Reverend Joey Crutcher, is a graduate of Phillip’s Theological Seminary, our seminary in Tulsa.
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