Urban Village Church seeks to be more inclusive and diverse by planting sites in four neighborhoods throughout the city.
Fielder Church employs an intentional, strategic process over multiple years to change the culture of the church.
The Bridge Church unites a primarily unchurched community through small groups and other initiatives.
Open Door Baptist Church consists of English-, Spanish- and Korean-speaking congregations.
“We like to say that our church is where we come to be celebrated,” Lead Pastor Damon Duran says, “not just be tolerated.”
Two churches combine forces to build friendships and tear down racial stereotypes.
“By working and worshipping together as one, these pastors hope to represent Christ as a peacemaking force in their city.”
“Surely the Good News of Jesus Has Something to Say to the Greatest Historic Injustice of the Last 500 Years.”
"If you want to understand ethnicity and prejudice, you have to surround yourself with people who are different than you."
“If unity and diversity are perfected in the eternal church, we should be ever pursuing its perfection in the local church, as well.”
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