By Ralph Basui Watkins,Justin G. West
The way forward for the African American Church invitations elders and younger leaders alike to the desk to debate, "How does the church serve the current age?" How can , "prophetic, " church buildings and , ""praise, " church buildings come jointly to reimagine ministry? What can each one culture examine from the opposite -- and what presents can we jointly need to supply the folk of God within the world?
Featuring a dialogue at the hugely debated query "Is the black church lifeless or alive?" this booklet deals a brand new, thought-provoking viewpoint for mirrored image and action.
includes distinct voices providing readers diversified views and studies `
Responds to fresh reviews of the black church through students and pastor-authors, Edwin Glaude, Anthony Pinn, and Marvin A. McMickle
invitations reconciliation and appreciate among the "praise and worship"and "prophetic justice"traditions within the African American Church
I comprises dialogue questions for small-group dialogue
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