The Black Church: This Is Our Story, This Is Our Song is a moving four-hour, two-part series from renowned executive producer, host and writer Henry Louis Gates Jr. The documentary series traces the 400-year-old story of the Black church in America, all the way down to its bedrock role as the site of African American survival and grace, organizing and resilience, thriving and testifying, autonomy and freedom, solidarity and speaking truth to power. It looks back to the beginnings of the Black Church in America and forward to the Black Church of today and beyond.
Mount Olive is pleased to be among 15 churches in our region who are partnering with PBS to show this powerful documentary on our Facebook page.
“The Black Church: This Is Our Story; This is Our Song” will air over two nights premiering on Tuesday February 16 at 9:00 p.m. Eastern and airing part two on Wednesday February 17th at 9:00 p.m. Eastern. You may watch on our Facebook page. If you do not have a Facebook account, the documentary will be available on Youtube or on your local PBS station.