Getting to amen : 8 strategies for managing conflict in the African American church / Lora-Ellen McKinney.
By: McKinney, Lora-Ellen.Material type: BookPublisher: Valley Forge, PA : Judson Press, c2005Description: xiv, 161 p. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 0817014772 (pbk. : alk. paper).Subject(s): African American churches | Church controversies -- African American churches | Conflict management -- Religious aspects -- ChristianityOnline resources: Table of contents
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|Book||*Schaff Library Stacks||BR 563 .N4 M3544 2005 (Browse shelf)||Available||30092100954164|
Includes bibliographical references.
Section one : Managing conflict - a primer -- 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 -- Section two : applying the strategies to issues -- Women in church leadership -- Homosexuality -- Church migration -- Politics and preaching -- Nondenominationalism -- Section three : going forward from here -- Why God don't like ugly : proposing a collaborative future -- Reclaiming the tribe : taking off the shackles in Jesus' name.
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