Black History Month Series

The third and final installment of the three-part series “A Celebration of Black History Month” will take place this Thursday, February 25, 2021 at 7:00 PM Pacific Time. You can join the Zoom session or watch the livestream of the series on this page. The videos for the first two sessions are also available below.

The Black Presence in the Bible and in Early Christianity
The Rise of African-American Churches
Session 1 with Dr. Kenneth Hammonds
Session 2 with Dr. Wilfred Graves Jr.

If you would like to access the notes and PowerPoint slides of completed sessions, please click on the titles of each presentation below:

1. “African Christians in the Bible and in Early Christianity” (Hammonds)
2. “The Rise of African-American Churches” (Graves)
3. “Black is Beautiful to God Also” (Owens)

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To join the live Zoom classes, click on the button below each Thursday shortly before 7:00 PM Pacific Time.

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