The Future of the African American Church: An Invitation to Dialogue

by Ralph Basui Watkins, Justin G. West. Judson Press, 2014.

Two distinct perspectives, one from a seminary professor and one from a youth pastor, offer dialogue on timeless and timely topics facing today's African American churches as well as congregations from any faith tradition.


present state and future of the Black Church, issues between older and younger generations, traditional and contemporary cultural issues, prophetic and praise-based church traditions

Best For

clergy and lay leaders of African American churches


purchase as a book or e-book

Suggested Uses

  • Invite a conversation about the future of the Black Church with clergy and lay leaders by discussing the two perspectives presented in this resource.
  • Identify and resolve issues between older and younger generations within your congregation by sharing this resource with congregation leaders.

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