A Few Words About ISBCE
To share with the global Church the powerful testimony, rich heritage and dynamic distinctives of the collective Black Christian Experience across (and beyond) the many denominations of the Black Church.
To engage in the theological formation of seminarians, pastors and activists; engage in cutting-edge research and scholarship; lead interactive dialogue locally, regionally, nationally and internationally; and provide educational opportunities through lectures, forums, symposia.
The Institute is interested in the personal narratives of diverse representations of the global Black Christian Experience
The Institute aims to explore the influence and impact of Blacks within broader Christian platforms and movements such as evangelicals, reformed, and others.
The Institute will study the influence and impact of the Black Christian Experience on Global Christianity, particularly in the areas of theology, church history, missions, evangelism, homiletics and ethnodoxology.
The Institute will take the lead in conversations focused on race relations and racial reconciliation within and beyond the Church.
ISBCE Advisory Council
Rev. Dr. Michael David Bailey
Hamilton & DMIN Alumnus
Ms. Arva J. Byron
Ms. Rita Smith Dove
Rev. Dr. Nicole Massie Martin
Rev. Dr. Cleotha Robertson
Rev. Dr. Patrick T. Smith
Mr. LaNorris Triplett
Rev. Dr. Vince Bantu
Emmett G. Price III, Ph.D.
Minister Myra Kinds
#EQUIP Senior Regional Consultant
Tramaine E. Weekes
Director of Communications
Director of Finance & Operations