Being Racially “Useful” in Evangelical and Reformed Churches

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“Do you speak Chinese?”

Years ago during my seminary studies, my family and I were worshipping at an almost exclusively White Reformed church. We chose to worship at this church for about two and half years for multifaceted reasons, ranging from being the closest Reformed church from our house, the fact that there were many families and ages represented, and…