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By Sheryl A. Kujawa-Holbrook

opposite to the oft-repeated truism, there are church buildings in the US 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 concerns. but the truism maintains to hang-out many congregations, and Kujawa-Holbrook unearths, via tale and considerate research, what it potential to create and stay out multiracial neighborhood. concentrating on six congregations from assorted denominations, nation-states, and settings, the writer exhibits us the fun and struggles of their intentional objectives of a extra varied and simply neighborhood. The tales in a home of Prayer for All Peoples will encourage leaders to discover their congregation's historical past, research their community's demographics, and, such a lot of all, seek their souls for tactics they could increase and have fun the range of their midst. The publication is capped by means of an intensive annotated source checklist for readers who are looking to discover the subject further.

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