The relevance of faith to black Christians who are seeking deeper meaning for their lives in a decade clouded by an insecure future - this is the theme interwoven into nine powerful sermons by prominent preachers of the black religious community. Offering fresh perspective on the problems of today and new vision for the future, each biblically-based message encourages men and women to grow spiritually, educationally, and politically in their efforts to attain personal identity. Emphasizing the importance of faith translated into responsible action, these preachers speak out forcefully about the practical concerns of daily living in today's turbulent world.
Examples of the best preaching in today's black churches, these sermons demonstrate the social relevance of the gospel in the context of the black experience. Each collection features 16 sermons from prominent black preachers.