Day: March 12, 2018

Reversing course, blacks are leaving white evangelical churches

Reversing course, blacks are leaving white evangelical churches

Reconciliation talk and aiming for integration have not proved to be enough. In particular, predominantly white evangelical congregations are losing black congregants because of a lack of awareness of the concerns of African Americans, or even an effort to learn those concerns. Clearly evident support for Mr. Trump in these congregation has accelerated the exodus.