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A Fellowship of Differents

A Fellowship of Differents

Showing the World God’s Design for Life Together

by Scot McKnight

"This is the most important book you may ever read outside of the Bible." —Derwin L. Gray, pastor and author, 'Limitless Life: You Are More Than Your Past When God Holds Your Future'

LIVE CHAT: Join Scot McKnight and guests Benjamin Corey, Rebecca Miller, and Kathleen Mulhern to discuss ''What Is the Church Supposed To Be?' --  March 12, 2 pm ET. Register for our free chat here!

About the Book and Author

About the Book and Author

Author and professor Scot McKnight presents a compelling case that everything we learn about the Christian life we learn from our church. But, what is the church supposed to be?

Book Giveaway!

Book Giveaway!

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Read an Excerpt

Read an Excerpt

"We've made the church into the American dream for our own ethnic group with the same set of convictions about next to everything. No one else feels welcome. What Jesus and the apostles taught was that you were welcomed because the church welcomed all to the table."

The Church, As It's Supposed to Be: A Q&A with Scot McKnight

The Church, As It's Supposed to Be: A Q&A with Scot McKnight

"If there is one people, there is one table! Christians have been set free to embrace all of God's children." ~ Scot McKnight in his new book, A Fellowship of Differents

Be Social

Be Social

Follow esteemed theologian Scot McKnight on Facebook, where he highlights current events, weekly prayers, and photos from his travels.

Examining the Fine Print of Faith: The Jesus Creed Blog

Examining the Fine Print of Faith: The Jesus Creed Blog

A recognized authority on the New Testament, early Christianity, and the historical Jesus, Scot McKnight explores faith and theology in a 21st century context in his award-winning Patheos blog, Jesus Creed.

Book Roundtable: Continue the Conversation with our Bloggers

God's Love is Diverse

God's Love is Diverse

Tim Suttle

McKnight wants us to fall in love with Paul’s view of the church, a view that is capacious in nearly every respect—gender, socioeconomics, race, culture, style, moralities, politics, language, ages, marital status, and so on—but single minded in its devotion to Christ as Lord.

Our True Calling as the Church

Our True Calling as the Church

Christopher Smith

The mission of God in the world is centered on the redeeming and reconciling of a diverse creation. How does God intend to accomplish this reconciliation? 

Sunday Morning: The Most Segregated Hour of the Week

Sunday Morning: The Most Segregated Hour of the Week

Rebecca Florence Miller

I used to think that maybe our differences in worship preferences made it just fine for different races to have “separate but equal” worship services. But since the events of last summer in Ferguson and beyond, I’ve begun to think that we as Church are fundamentally failing to live out “God’s social experiment.” 

A Q&A with Scot McKnight

A Q&A with Scot McKnight

Ben Witherington

Bible scholar Ben Witherington talks with McKnight about the challenges of multi-ethnic church, salvation as a process, and the four basic elements of God's love.

What It Means to Really Be the Church

What It Means to Really Be the Church

Mike Bird

A great mix of biblical exposition, theological reflection, biting exhortation, and memorable illustrations.

This Fellowship Can Be Real

This Fellowship Can Be Real

Bethany Blankley

A fellowship of differents enables Christians to share with each other acts of redemption, reconciliation, healing, and restoration to wholeness in their lives.