In Search of Wisdom: Faith Formation in the Black Church

(Anne E. Streaty Wimberly). Abingdon Press, 2003.


Composed of eight essays, this resource uses biblical texts, African traditions, and narratives from exemplary lives to examine wisdom as the core concept of faith formation in the Black Church.


insight from scholars, topics that impact the pursuit of wisdom, examples from songs and narratives, scripture, African traditions.

Recommended Audience

Clergy and lay leaders


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Practical Applications

  • Explore the theme of wisdom through the lens of culture, generations, mentoring, and spirituality by delving into the insights of several scholars.

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