5 top Christian blog posts of the week—posts on prayer, parents/children/and porn, black history month, leadership, and more…
For Black History Month, we view the life of the Rev. Lemuel Haynes who provides 4 portraits of gospel-centered black church history.
Crossroads is a wonderful school with a beautiful ethnically-diverse student body. Our diversity is not accidental. It is a natural result of our mission statement: To glorify God by training Christian leaders to reach a multiethnic urban world for Christ.
“Here lies the dust of a poor hell-deserving sinner, who ventured into eternity trusting wholly on the merits of Christ for salvation.” Lemuel Haynes
The Rev. Lemuel Haynes pointed not to himself, but to Christ. He understood that, “It’s all about Him!” His trust was solely in Christ and his focus was solely on Christ.
“Here was the beginning and rise of the first African church in America.” Rev. Richard Allen
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