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The church in heaven will be multi-ethnic. How can we begin to experience that in our churches here and now?

Key Points:

  • State it.
  • Stage it.
  • Staff it.

Quote This:

Revelation 7:9 After this I saw a vast crowd, too great to count, from every nation and tribe and people and language, standing in front of the throne and before the Lamb.

See Also: Church Growth, Diversity

Talk About It
  1. What is your initial reaction to this topic? What jumped out at you?
  2. How would you describe the ethnic makeup of your church? Do you think it needs to change, and if so, in what ways?
  3. Read Revelation 7:9. In what ways do you think the church has a special role to pay in “reflecting” our future in heaven?
  4. How can you “stage” diversity in your church? Give some specific examples.
  5. Why is staffing such a crucial part of the diversifying process? What might it look like in your church?
  6. Write a personal action step based on this conversation.