The other day I was rereading an article written by Michael Hawn “Singing Across the Generations: is there Hope?”1 and I came across this statement on page 20, “congregations that are virtually all African American or Latino most often worship together as multigenerational families.” He… Continue Reading “Minority-Dominate Congregations are More Likely to be Intergenerational.”
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The truth is…you can’t DO intergenerational worship, being intergenerational is who you ARE
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“Intergenerational Worship” is worship in which people of every age are understood to be equally important.