Willie Jennings – New Keynote Speaker for the Slow Church Conference!

Willie JenningsI’m very excited to announce that Willie Jennings of Duke Divinity School has been added as a keynote speaker for the Slow Church Conference here at Englewood Christian Church, April 3-5.

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Read my review of Prof. Jennings important book The Christian Imagination...

The Christian Imagination: Theology and the Origins of Race.  Yale UP, 2010.  Buy now:  [ Amazon ]  [ Kindle ]


Here is a superb interview that highlights the key themes of the book:

Let me be clear… Jennings work is essential for anyone interested in Slow Church, and this video is a great place to start…



Also, here is a longer talk that overviews the book in more detail and Jennings fields questions about the book…

An Open Apology to Chris Rock.
Scot McKnight - A Fellowship of Differents [Patheos Book Club]
Ken Wytsma - The Grand Paradox [Patheos Book Club]
Ragan Sutterfield - This is my Body [Patheos Book Club]