Can the standards and requirements at seminaries and bible colleges reaffirm prejudice? “Jesus wouldn’t be able to apply,” says Leroy Barber, Author, President of Mission Year and CEO of FCS Urban Ministries. We have to be careful not to allow our standards for leadership to exclude people with a past, like Paul, David, Moses…the list goes on. “I’m not saying let us have [just] any old standard for a leader, but let us think about these things and redefine them.”
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From The Justice Conference 2012.