One of the books I’ve been reading for my D.Min. program is by Mary McClintock Fulkerson called Places of Redemption: Theology for a Worldly Church. She follows a southern multiracial congregation through its trials and triumphs as they seek to be multicultural.
Her book starts with this small United Methodist congregation as a dying white congregation that decides to take some risks (what have they to lose?) by intentionally reaching out to […]