Posts by Alvin Sanders
Today I speak to you from the heart. Once again, we are faced with dealing with another senseless tragedy. This time, at a place of worship at First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs, TX.
In Fall of 2000 I was an overzealous urban church planter in the Over-The-Rhine neighborhood of Cincinnati. Not too many thought it was a bright idea to start a church there.
My personal vision for World Impact is to impact 100 million people in urban poverty with the gospel through empowering urban leaders.
Unfortunately, violence over racial issues in our country is nothing new. Ironically in August of 2015, I was in Ferguson meeting with pastors about racial reconciliation. Here’s an excerpt from my book Bridging The Diversity Gap which I hope will bless you after this weekend’s traumatic events.
All ranters shared the same premise. It was the people in poverty’s fault they were poor, and if they would only act right morally they would get out of their situation.