By Derek Chinn,Michael Emerson
Derek Chinn proposes an neglected resolution: sign up for congregations jointly to create a multiracial church. For this targeted thought, Chinn deals a biblically grounded and functional point of view on what it takes to make this ministry strategy viable.
the guts of this ministry process is redemption—of drained or shrinking ministries, of resources that God has given His humans to develop the neighborhood church, and of brokenness as a result of racial and ethnic differences.
This e-book is for church leaders, church planters, cross-cultural ministry leaders, and people concerned with city missions.
“Chinn shines much-needed gentle on a highway much less traveled: the new release of latest multiracial church buildings in the course of the blessed union of present congregations. whereas possibilities to delivery those new creations abound, fabrics to aid these serving them don't. As a pastor of simply one of these church, i discovered this paintings super appropriate, sincere, and insightful, and that i think others following Christ in this highway of reconciliation and rebirth will locate it a helpful navigation aid.”
—Thame Fuller, pastor of 1 Church
“You don’t have to be a math wizard to appreciate 1 + 1 = 1 via Chinn . . . according to biblical knowledge and sensible recommendation gleaned from years of expertise in prime a multiracial congregation, this well timed and strategic publication is helping cleared the path in resolving church development and racial difficulties and puzzles for the sake of church transformation during the gospel of reconciliation.”
—Paul Louis Metzger, writer of eating Jesus: past Race and sophistication Divisions in a shopper Church
“Chinn’s paintings is an enormous breakthrough, filling a gaping gap in our realizing . . . it is a interesting ebook, hugely unique, vitally important.”
—From the Foreword through Michael O. Emerson
Derek Chinn is Director of the medical professional of Ministry software and Distance schooling, and Assistant Professor of Pastoral Ministry at Multnomah Biblical Seminary. He additionally serves as a instructing elder in his domestic church.
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1 + 1 = 1: Creating a Multiracial Church from Single Race Congregations by Derek Chinn,Michael Emerson