Against the Current: The Unexpected Challenges of Multi-Ethnic Ministry

Leadership Journal. Accessed November 30, 2017.
Large fontawesome f15c 5  1024

Daniel Hill is the founding and senior pastor of River City Community Church in Chicago. This brief interview with Daniel and the leadership of River City Community Church addresses how some of the issues and questions of multi-ethnic congregations are handled in their context. Issues addressed cover small groups, worship styles, leadership models, economic diversity and numerical growth. River City Community Church is led by an intentionally diverse team and is 60 percent white and 40 percent African American, Latino, and Asian American. This article can serve as a good conversation starter for leaders working with or thinking about creating a multi-ethnic environment.