McKinney, Lora-Ellen.

Getting to amen : 8 strategies for managing conflict in the African American church / Lora-Ellen McKinney. - Valley Forge, PA : Judson Press, c2005. - xiv, 161 p. ; 23 cm.

Includes bibliographical references.

What the tribe needs to know -- African American Christian ethics -- Anger in perspective -- Principles and perspectives for managing conflict -- 8 P's: strategies for managing conflict -- Women in church leadership -- Homosexuality -- Church migration -- Politics and preaching -- Nondenominationalism -- Why God don't like ugly : proposing a collaborative future -- Reclaiming the tribe : taking off the shackles in Jesus' name. Section one : Managing conflict - a primer -- Section two : applying the strategies to issues -- Section three : going forward from here --

0817014772 (pbk. : alk. paper)

2005002483


African American churches
Church controversies--African American churches.
Conflict management--Religious aspects--Christianity.

BR563.N4 / M3544 2005

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