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Douglas Knowles

Second EFC (Brooklyn, New York)

Douglas Knowles is lead pastor at Second EFC in Brooklyn, New York. After struggling mightily with how to minister the grace of the gospel in a multicultural church, a D.Min. program in Global Church Leadership at Alliance Theological Seminary provided the needed insight and practical skills.

Missteps of Multicultural Ministry

Recognizing the cultural undercurrents