White vs. Black: Crossing Racial Lines

Text: Acts 6.1-7

Most apply the main point of Acts 6:1-7 as the emphasis on why leaders & pastors in the church are in need of "Deacons" so they can focus on *preaching*. It's often overlooked how the choosing of the Hellenistic Jews in the daily distribution was a re-distribution of power & advocacy for those in a vulnerable position which helped allow the church to grow through the word of God.