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A Night of Worship at Mother Emanuel AME

By | December 5th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , |

Within thirty minutes of the church doors opening on November 13, 2018, 300 worshippers filled every seat in Mother Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, SC for the South Carolina Baptist Convention’s (SCBC) Annual Meeting Night of Worship.  Outside, ushers directed 400 additional people to watch the service in overflow at Citadel Baptist Church.  The [...]

Liberation and Reconciliation: A Black Theology, A Critical Review

By | October 5th, 2018|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , |

The Black Power Movement in the late sixties sought to ascribe dignity and self-worth to black people that impacts all areas of life. The revolution liberated black people from the crushing effects of racism socially, economically, and psychologically by using violence if necessary. The religious implications of the Black Power movement allowed J. Deotis Roberts to [...]