The Secret is Out (Part 2)

Earlier, I embarked on a three-part apologetic mini-blog series on Rhonda…


The Secret is Out

I am embarking on a three-part apologetic mini-blog series on Rhonda Byrne's…


Does a Black Pastor Have to Plant a Black Church?

It seems more and more African-Americans are planting churches. These men,…


Why I Choose to Believe the Bible?

Last month, I had the pleasure of listening to Pastor Baucham deliver this…


Jesus Came for the Ratchet | @WhatIsJoeDoing

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10 Facts About the Nation of Islam

The Nation of Islam swept through African-American communities from the 1930s…


"Contextualized" Church Planting Training

Lost! Confused! Frustrated! I was drowning in those emotions at the first and…


The Gospel by Numbers: A Message from T4G by Ligon Duncan, III

Quick!  What comes to mind when you think of the book of Numbers?  Census…


Persecution in the Global World: An Interview with Carl and Karen Ellis

Editors Note: I chose to use this headline because I thought strong language…


Afrocentricity and the Church, Part 4

In this series, we’ve defined Afrocentricity, the church and briefly examined…


Joe Explains What An Apostle Is

Joe is back this week explaining what an apostle is. This is a title thrown…


Afrocentricity and the Church, Part 3

Given the definitions of Afrocentricity and the Church (in part 1 and 2 of this…


Cross-Cultural Church Plant Initiative in Richmond, Virginia

The curtain still stands; the wall of hostility remains; tradition still…


The Most Dangerous Place in the World

There is a place more dangerous than any other. If you were to go there, you…


Roundtable: Why We Love The Black Church

Jemar & Phillip are joined by Cameron Triggs as they discuss the impact of…


Church Planting in a Trailer Park: An Interview with Phil Fletcher

"Why doesn't someone plant a church in a mobile home park?" One noted…


One People, One Salvation, One Purpose

Scriptural evidence overwhelmingly suggests that there are intentional and…


What Is African American Church Planting?

I never heard the term "church planting" growing up in Black churches.  It…


How To Be a Radical Sender

All Christians are involved in foreign missions.  You are either a "goer" or a…


There's One Expert

I am only six months into planting a multi-ethnic church. What a journey! We…