The Baltimore riots are keeping the issue of race relations on the forefront of our national conversation and conscience. As the Pastor of a multicultural church I have the opportunity and responsibility to participate in that conversation, especially on behalf of the African-American pastors, members and attendees of Family Church. Most cities in the U.S. […]

Is Family Church Baptist or Non-Denominational?

Since we shifted away from the Baptist label, many people have wondered if we’re a Baptist or non-denominational church. (I wrote about the name change here.) I say we’re both. By that, I mean we don’t operate under a denominational hierarchy. Actually, we never have. The Catholics, Episcopalians, Methodists and others have hierarchies that determine what they believe, […]