Faith, Family and Community Empowerment Conference Update

By Reverend Charles E. Mock |  July 12, 2012

June 2012

As we move closer to the 2012 election for the President of the United States perhaps this is a good time to be challenged by the commitments that came out of the Faith, Family and Community Empowerment Conference. This 11/2011 conference was co-sponsored by the Home Mission Board, the NAACP, the Foreign Mission and Evangelism Boards of the National Baptist Convention, USA, Inc. Please consult the January, 2012 Mercy & Might Journal for the entire report.

The leadership of the above mentioned conference felt like one usually does following a church revival. The real revival takes place after the revival by inspired action. Revivals provide a fresh wake-up call to sleeping saints and an infusion of new inspiration to get on with the real work of the church—evangelism and missions. The closing question of the conference was where do we go from here?... read more