Soong-Chan Rah

Ministry in Diverse Communities: The Necessity of Lament

Soong-Chan Rah

Abstract


Soong-Chan Rah will be the plenary speaker at the 2018 conference of the Association for Doctor of Ministry Education. His topic: “Cultural Intelligence for DMin Education: Ministry in Diversity.” We asked Dr. Rah to provide us an article that would prepare us to hear his presentation at the conference. His article here emphasizes the temptation of a dominant culture to overlook the importance of lament, which is an important expression for minority cultures