How is your church doing with racial reconciliation and ethnic diversity? You’ll hear about a new Lifeway study that found nearly half of American churchgoers believe their church needs to become more ethnically diverse. The logical question that comes from that is, how do you accomplish that? What has your church done to become more ethnically diverse? Don’t miss Chris Fabry Live.
Scott McConnell is executive director of LifeWay Research and has researched the needs and preferences of church leaders, laity, and the unchurched for Lifeway Christian Resources for over 25 years. His in-depth studies and national polls have generated relevant insights on today’s church and culture. For 15 years, Scott has led Lifeway Research’s national polling that regularly measures the views of Americans, churchgoers, and Protestant pastors.
Ed Ollie, Jr., is the campus pastor at Willow Creek Community Church’s North Shore Campus in Glenview, Ill. He and his wife Marcia have three children and live in the Chicago area.
D.A. Horton serves as an Assistant Professor and Program Director of the Intercultural Studies program at California Baptist University and as an Associate Teaching Pastor at The Grove Community Church. He earned his B.S. in Biblical Studies from Calvary Bible College, his Masters Degree in Christian Studies from Calvary Theological Seminary and is working on his Ph.D. in Applied Theology with a North American Missions emphasis at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary. He has authored nine books, including Are You Good With God?, Intensional and Enter the Ring. He is of Mexican-Choctaw heritage and he and his wife, Elicia, have three children.
Chris Fabry is the host of Chris Fabry Live, one hour of spiritual encouragement from his backyard radio fence. The program challenges listeners to think biblically about their spiritual journeys. Chris is also the author of the Christy Award-winning novel Dogwood, June Bug, ECPA Christian Book Award-winner (Fiction) Almost Heaven, Not in the Heart and Borders of the Heart. He and his family live near Tucson, Ariz.
Chris Fabry Live is designed to build up the spiritual immune system of the Christian men and woman. As you walk through the journey of faith called the Christian life, you meet new people, learn new things, laugh, cry and, most importantly, grow in your understanding of God.