A New Year’s Resolution for the U.S. Church

As 2017 draws to a close and 2018 is upon us, our prayer at Dream of Destiny (DoD) is to see an increased number of churches embrace the Biblical mandate for pursuing cross-cultural, multi-ethnic churches in the new year. As Mark DeYmaz so clearly explained in his book Building a Healthy Multi-Ethnic Church, this will 

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Multiethnic Church Plant Update: One Church in Jackson, MS

One Church in Jackson, Mississippi is the first church in our state’s history to start with a white and black pastor and just this year God led us to organize the first Multi-ethnic church conference with over 300 attendees from 40 churches.  It was such an honor to have high caliber speakers who are champions 

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Multiethnic Church Plant Update: Renewal Church of Chicago

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 multiethnic church offers.  In highlighting these churches, DoD hopes you’ll be encouraged by their testimony and will support their progress.  Today, the spotlight is on Renewal Church of Chicago in Chicago, 

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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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In case you missed it…More Race and Restoration Summit Highlights

In today’s post, we continue our series of sharing highlights from the first 2016 Race & Restoration Summit, held in Joplin, MO. Music has always been a part of Dena Hurley’s life. When she began sharing worship leading duties in a multiethnic, multicultural congregation, she found herself asking, “How do we truly come together in worship?” 

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2016 Race & Restoration Summit – Featured Speaker

Meet Victor Knowles Victor Knowles is founder and president of POEM (Peace on Earth Ministries), founded in Joplin, MO in 1992. POEM ‘s purpose is to challenge those who share the same religious heritage in the Restoration Movement to recognize one another as brothers and sisters in Christ, and to reach out to all who believe on 

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Milligan College: A Multi-Ethnic Ministry Spotlight

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

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Shepherd Church’s Westside Youth Ministry: 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. In today’s post, Taeler Walden shares her experience working 

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We Need to Talk About Injustice

Dream of Destiny encourages the intentional fostering of ethnic diversity by our Christian leaders both in our churches and/or other organizations as well as in our 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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Westbrook 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 Westbrook Christian Church 

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