Use Globalization for the Gospel
The four corners of the world are now in your neighborhood.
Talk about a culture-clash! But no one seems to notice because diversity is all over our city. If you look closely, you'll find diversity in your city also. In
More on Leaving White Evangelicalism: A Response from Bryan Loritts
People of color need to establish our own conferences, organizations, and networks.
I'm tired of recommending young minority leaders to serve on white church staffs, and watching them get used as tokens to show how “serious” the church is about diversity, only to see it
Challenges to Becoming a Multicultural Church
Sunday morning is the most segregated time in America.
It affirms the value of the diversity God has created. What you celebrate, you become. If you celebrate diversity in your leadership, it will be reflected in your pews. So hire well.
3 ABNY Social Realities Shaping North American Missions
The New Testament Church was birthed in the messiness of a religiously pluralistic society.
In his book, Diversity Explosion: How New Racial Demographics Are Remaking America, sociologist and senior fellow at the Brookings Institute, William Frey, points out that Whites are
I’m a White Mom of Beautiful ‘Colored’ Boys
As a bi-racial family, how should we raise our children?
people. And God said, “This is very good.”. Creation was the agent of diversity. Sin is the catalyst for broken relationships, pride, and racial supremacy.
Why White-Centered Discipleship Hurts Us All
A vision for bringing racial equity to the spiritual training of women.
This week, Helen Lee explores the deep need for diversity in discipleship. For my 14-year-old son, the word needle used to evoke feelings of pain. Do a discipleship diversity check.
Introducing the Director of the New Send Institute
New institute is a partnership between the Billy Graham Center and the North American Mission Board.
While demographics isn't destiny, it does indicate that the diversity in America and Canada will soon be at unprecedented levels. Now, and even more
What You Don’t Know About Rural America: 3 Common Misconceptions
The physical presence of a church and its spiritual impact are not the same thing.
The complexity and diversity of rural areas requires an acute understanding of the cultural heterogeneity of its residents as well as the disparate economic, political, environmental, and
Stay Woke: A Q&A with ‘Faithfully Magazine’
The story behind a new, multiethnic journalistic enterprise.
With a volunteer staff and only $5,000 in Kickstarter seed money, Menzie has established Faithfully as an exemplar of racial and spiritual diversity and a resource for news, theology
Race and Ethnicity
The local church is unrivaled in its potential to bring about meaningful transformation.
of their neighborhoods. That is, our children are likely to attend schools that are much more racially and ethnic diversity than their churches. But some
20 Truths from "God's Country"
Reclaiming God’s kingdom vision for the rural church
city. Rural life only becomes rich and full when joined to the life of the city, with the city's diversity and innovation, its anonymity and mobility, its ferment.