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Episode 109: Responding to the Cultural Challenges of Our Day

The Church is called to speak into the areas of cultural crisis we face today.

In Episode 109 of the New Churches Q&A Podcast, we’ll talk about the dynamics of cross-cultural communication. Here is today’s question,

What is the greatest challenge facing the multi-ethnic church today?

In this episode, you’ll discover:

  • The issues in our culture to which the church must respond.
  • How to discern when to speak and how to speak rightly into areas of cultural conflict.

Shareable Quotes (#NewChurches):

  • “We’re in a season of multi-cultural conflict.” –@edstetzer
  • “One of the great challenges right now is helping the Church to listen to other parts of the Church.” –@edstetzer
  • “There are people in your congregation who are asking if you care about issues of injustice.” –@edstetzer
  • “Don’t stay silent.  But when you speak, make sure you speak rightly into the situation.” –@edstetzer
  • “If you’re a part of the majority culture, try to place yourself in the shoes of being a minority culture.” –@danielsangi
  • “The greatest challenge facing the multi-ethnic church is that we don’t understand what the other person has experienced.” –@danielsangi

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