"There is no need to see accountability questions as burdensome if we understand that God’s grace is our foundation."
"How we treat the poor, the oppressed, the immigrant and the incarcerated is directly related to our intimacy with God."
“A movement of economically diverse and multiethnic churches can profoundly shape the trajectory of America’s future.”
"You can't have a diverse church until you live a diverse life. Diversity in our churches is preceded by diversity in our living rooms."
"Armed with love and with childlike faith, we become an army, advancing the right-side-up kingdom of God."
"As Christians, when we engage in these sorts of relationships and conversations, we bring Jesus with us to a literal table."
“The American church has proved it can fill the seats, but it has yet to prove that the gospel can transform entire communities.”
“By building healthy, diverse churches, we can collectively get beyond rhetoric and into results for the glory of God.”
"Too many Christians jump into discussions about racial reconciliation without a firm foundation of cultural understanding."
"We explained to our children that in America's 240 years of historical existence, this was a first."