Fetish-laden intrigue. Presumably, that refers to other people's interracial relationships. His sexual attraction comes from God.
God also helps him get his mortgage loan approved on page 190.
ADDED: More divine intervention at page 196:
They asked whether I wanted to be a judge. The question took me by surprise, and I said I wasn't sure. My indecision was no pose: I really didn't know what to do...
[T]hey asked if I'd be willing to fill out the forms... I thought it might be the best course of action to let the FBI start investigating me and see where things went from there. "Maybe this is God's way of telling me what to do," I said.