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Silencing White Noise

Silencing White Noise: Six Practices to Overcome Our Inaction on Race By Willie Dwayne Francois III   A Review by Dwight A. Moody   It has been a decade since my ministerial path crossed that of Dr. Francois. That was before he was a doctor of ministry but not too long before he graduated from the Divinity School at Harvard University. Now he and I both are pastors of Baptist churches. I know virtually nothing about his church, but he knows a great deal about me. He must have had my picture on his desk when he wrote this: “I long for the end of White credentializing on race. Credentializing consists of attempts by White people to show how woke they are: what anti-racism literature ...

November 30th, 2022|Categories: Book Reviews|

Blood Stained Pews

April 5th, 2022|Categories: Book Reviews|

Blood Stained Pews: How Vulnerability Transforms a Broken Church into a Church for the Broken ...

Faith After Doubt

April 26th, 2021|Categories: Book Reviews|

Why Your Beliefs Stopped Working and What To Do About It By Brian D. McLaren ...

Ann the Word

October 5th, 2020|Categories: Book Reviews|

The Story of Ann Lee, Female Messiah, Mother of the Shakers, the Woman Clothed with ...