by Bob Roberts Jr.
I believe the sleeping giant of the American Church globally is its African American believers. The narrative most often related to biblically with the African American is that of Moses and deliverance being applied to the African American experience from slavery to the Civil War to Civil Rights to our first African American President Barak Obama.
The world is ready for African Americans to be on the global public stage in a bigger way. There are many who have paved the way – but in reality, in this modern period, no one more than Colin Powell. He could have been President had he wanted it, by both parties and by all races, he is a leader xtraordinaire. When President Obama was running for the Presidency and then won, his crowds globally were unprecedented for an American President – the world was ready. Read more