By Jimmy Dorrell, TxCCDN Board President If you ever attend Church Under the Bridge in Waco, you will notice several folks wearing t-shirts that say “TROLL” on the front. If case you didn’t figure it out, we purposely chose that moniker many years ago when we first began meeting for worship under the Interstate 35 […]

New Book on Social Justice: Civic Sermons by Gerald Britt

TxCCDN Board Member Gerald Britt has a new book out that addresses race and poverty, economic/neighborhood development, education, and politics all through a local lens. In Civic Sermons: Ideas for a Different Civic Culture (Austin Brothers Publishers, Dec. 2014), Britt looks at issues and decisions affecting the local community. “As you read about young men dying too early […]

Resource Books for Ministries

“A Call to Wholistic Ministry” by Dr. John Perkins “Beyond Charity: The Call to Christian Community Development” by Dr. John Perkins “Resurrecting Hope” by Dr. John Perkins “And Justice for All” by Dr. John Perkins “A Quiet Revolution: A Christian Response to Human Need, a Strategy for Today” by Dr. John Perkins “Restoring At-risk Communities: […]