Letters to the Church: Encouragement and Engagement for the 2020 Election

by Dr. William B Kincaid. Wipf and Stock, June 2020.

During the confusion of the Trump Era, this book provides biblical reflection and encouragement for the church to take action for a better future.


letters to the minister, the congregation, and individuals; discussion questions; faith and public life from three perspectives: what we are experiencing now, our hopes, and our calling

Best For

Christian clergy and lay leaders seeking clarity during political confusion


purchase as a book or e-book

Suggested Uses

  • Determine your congregation’ s role in civic conversations by studying and discussing this book.
  • Consider how faith-based hope leads to action steps for the good of society.

About the Contributor

Tim Shapiro

Tim Shapiro is the Indianapolis Center’s president. He began serving the Center in 2003 after 18 years in pastoral ministry. For 14 years, Tim served Westminster Presbyterian Church in Xenia, Ohio. Prior to his pastorate at Westminster, he was pastor of Bethlehem Presbyterian Church in Logansport, Indiana. He holds degrees from Purdue University and Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary.

Tim’s interest in how congregations learn to do new things is represented in his book How Your Congregation LearnsAfter his extensive work on the Center’s Sacred Space initiative, Tim co-authored the book Holy Places: Matching Sacred Space with Mission and MessageHe has also authored several articles, including Applying Positive Deviance and The Congregation of Theological Coherence.

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