Seven years ago, the Rev. Eric Redmond never imagined himself leading a congregation in the overwhelmingly white Southern Baptist Convention.Redmond blogs at A Man from Isacchar.
Now, the young Temple Hills minister is the highest-ranking African American in the 16 million-member denomination and a representative of the changing times confronting Southern Baptists and other mostly white Protestant denominations.
Saturday, February 16, 2008
Washington Post on Eric Redmond
The Washington Post profiles Eric Redmond. Here's the opening: