Black Church

Looking for a Church Administrator

How then do you go about identifying the right administrator for your church? Are there qualifications for such a person, and what might that be?

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Three Reasons Men Don’t Go to Church

A funny but insightful response to common excuses for not attending church

Do You Love What Jesus Loves?

If you say you believe in God, you ought to see the Church as Christ sees her and strive not to neglect her.

Realists, Romantics and Conversations about the Church

Romantics and realists need each other in conversations about the church’s health. Healthy conversation actually requires a prayerful dose of both realism and romanticism. Realists keep us from putting makeup on blemishes. Romantics keep us from rejecting the bride’s beauty.

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It’s Not An(other’s) History

Black history is not an(other)’s history; it’s Bonhoeffer’s, it’s yours, it’s mine, it’s ours.

Thabiti Anyabwile, Ken Jones, and Mark Dever on Black Churches

Join Thabiti Anyabwile, Mark Dever, and Ken Jones as these brothers chop it up about black churches and their involvement in communities, the doctrines of GRACE, and how the Lord has brought these brothers into Christian ministry.

The Urban League on The State of the Black Church

In the good ole days, mama got you up, and you went to church. Is that still the case for The Black Church? Is the black church still relevant in our community or relevant as it has ever been?

Therefore an Overseer Must Be (pt. 2)

Louis Love looks to the Scriptures to consider what a godly leader must not be and what he must do. C’mon up and join him on the porch.

Guidelines & Suggestions for Musical Worship

Here are 8 guidelines and suggestions for those who lead their churches in musical worship. What would you add to the list? C’mon up and join the conversation.

Therefore an Overseer Must Be (pt. 1)

Why is the character of a leader in the church so crucial to the church’s well being? Who ought to seek a leadership position in the church? C’mon up and join the conversation.

The Survival of Your Church May Depend on Its Membership Practices

What can we learn from the excommunication of a 103-year-old saint from her church? C’mon up and join the conversation.

The Cosby Conversation We’re Still Not Having

What we are not discussing is how to prevent the many Cosbys in our homes, families, friendship networks, schools and churches from preying upon our daughters, sisters, and mothers. C’mon up and join the conversation.