Path Created with Sketch.




FREE SHIPPING Every Day With Purchases Of $50 Or More Of Eligible Items. Online Orders Only.

A Will to Choose

The Origins of African American Methodism
  • By J. Melton, J. Gordon Melton
Product Description
A Will to Choose traces the history of African-American Methodism beginning with their emergence in the fledgling American Methodist movement in the 1760s. Responding to Methodism's anti-slavery stance, African-Americans joined the new movement in large numbers and by the end of the eighteenth century, had made up the largest minority in the Methodist church, filling positions of authority as class leaders, exhorters, and preachers. Through the first half of the nineteenth century, African Americans used the resources of the church in their struggle for liberation from slavery and racism in the secular culture.
free shipping iconEligible For Free Shipping
Want it in two business days? Order by 4/3/2023 2:00:00 PM and choose Overnight shipping at checkout. Ships from a Cokesbury Connect Partner.
  • Additional Details
  • Additional Details
    Product Specs
    • SKU: 9780742552654
    • Manufacturer: Rowman & Littlefield
    • ISBN 13: 9780742552654
    • Language of Text: English
    • Publication Date: 02/23/2007
    • Format: Paperback
    • Author: J. Gordon Melton
    • Author: J. Melton
    • Page Count: 317
    • Width: 6.19 inches
    • Height: 0.93 inches
    • Length: 8.93 inches
    • Weight: 0.07 pounds

    Shipping & Returns
    This item is available for return. Cokesbury uses a variety of methods for ground shipping. At your request, we can also expedite order shipments for an additional charge. Cokesbury partners with UPS for these expedited deliveries.