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By Sheryl A. Kujawa-Holbrook

opposite to the oft-repeated truism, there are church buildings in the USA the place Sunday isn't the "most segregated day of the week," as Sheryl Kujawa-Holbrook convincingly demonstrates in her compelling exploration of congregations tackling racial justice matters. but the truism maintains to hang-out many congregations, and Kujawa-Holbrook finds, via tale and considerate research, what it skill to create and reside out multiracial neighborhood. targeting six congregations from diverse denominations, nation-states, and settings, the writer exhibits us the fun and struggles of their intentional ambitions of a extra different and simply group. The tales in a home of Prayer for All Peoples will motivate leaders to discover their congregation's background, examine their community's demographics, and, so much of all, seek their souls for methods they could improve and rejoice the range of their midst. The ebook is capped by way of an intensive annotated source checklist for readers who are looking to discover the subject further.

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