Ministry in Diverse Communities: The Necessity of Lament

  • Soong-Chan Rah North Park Theological Seminary


Soong-Chan Rah will be the plenary speaker at the 2018 conference of the Association for Doctor of Ministry Education. His topic: “Cultural Intelligence for DMin Education: Ministry in Diversity.” We asked Dr. Rah to provide us an article that would prepare us to hear his presentation at the conference. His article here emphasizes the temptation of a dominant culture to overlook the importance of lament, which is an important expression for minority cultures

Author Biography

Soong-Chan Rah, North Park Theological Seminary

Soong-Chan Rah is the Milton B. Engebretson Professor of Church Growth and Evangelism at North Park Theological Seminary in Chicago.

Soong-Chan Rah