Why I’m Participating in the Race & Restoration Summit at NACC

The following post was written by Rob Daniels, Executive Pastor of Westbrook Christian Church in Bolingbrook, Illinois and one of the thought leaders behind the creation of the Race and Restoration Summit.  While I have always appreciated the opportunity to be part of the NACC over my years in ministry, the Race & Reconciliation Summit for 

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How Students of Color Confront Impostor Syndrome

Dream of Destiny encourages the intentional fostering of ethnic diversity by Christian leaders both in our churches and other organizations as well as in our own personal lives.  For leaders to truly be successful in this regard – going beyond surface acquaintances and into real, deep relationship – we must be willing to have hard 

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Restoration Christian Church: A Multi-Ethnic Ministry Spotlight

Dream of Destiny is excited to share news of churches across the country that have a vision for the full expression of reconciliation that a multi-ethnic church offers.  In highlighting these churches, DoD hopes you’ll be encouraged by their testimony and will pray for their progress.   Today, the spotlight is on Restoration Christian Church in 

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The Space in Between

Today’s post, a reflection on the tension within Jesus’ incarnation and ministry, comes courtesy of Rob Daniels, executive pastor for the multi-ethnic Westbrook Christian Church in Bolingbrook, Il. Rob has been an influential partner behind the scenes in orchestrating Dream of Destiny’s recent Race & Restoration Summit.  My life has always been lived about dead center… 

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Do You Have the Right Tools for Racial Reconciliation?

In Dream of Destiny’s continuing call to raise up ethnically and culturally diverse Kingdom leaders for Jesus, a common roadblock is this: people in the majority culture have difficulty recognizing how systemic inequities persist for people in minority cultures here in the United States. From education to housing, from health care to church planting, the 

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White Reactions to Diversity Initiative

When an organization gets intentional about fostering ethnic diversity, there is potential for misunderstanding. Today’s post comes from Andrea Murdock who reflects on some of these misunderstandings and offers her own thoughts on how to respond.  The room is full of Bible college students from all over the nation and some from out of the 

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Hear God’s Heart for Unity

With college back in full swing and many schools wrestling with how to provide a “world home” environment on campus to students of all ethnicities, cultures and backgrounds, Ozark Christian College’s new associate director of diversity offered some suggestions to the incoming students. Dream of Destiny thought these were worth passing along to our readers.  

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NACC Annual Breakfast Featuring Dr. Jerry Taylor

In February of this year, Dream of Destiny held our first “Race & Restoration Summit” in Joplin, Missouri. This summit was designed to provide a safe place for engaging issues that contribute to the persistent racial tensions in our country. This fall, on November 14-15, 2016, our next summit will be held in the Chicago 

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