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News July 28, 2014 posted by

Joint service helps bridge racial, denominational divide

By Ariel Gilreath. In an attempt to overcome racial division and bring their shared community closer together, Wesley United Methodist Church and First Baptist Church held a joint sermon June 22 called CommUnity. Wesley UMC, whose members are predominantly black, and First Baptist, whose members are predominantly white, decided to combine services after Wesley’s Rev. Sheila Elliott said she got the idea from another UMC.

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Joint service helps bridge racial, denominational divide

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