Douglass Boulevard Christian Church

An Open and Affirming Community of Faith Louisville, KY
Douglass Boulevard Christian Church

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2005 Douglass Blvd
Louisville, KY 40205

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Who We Are

Douglass Boulevard Christian Church is an Open and Affirming Community of Faith in the Highlands neighborhood of Louisville, Kentucky. Everyone is welcome—and we actually mean everyone.

About Us

Vibe
Traditional Liturgy, Neighborhood-focused, Casual, Progressive, Gay affirming, Inclusive, Multigenerational

Programs
Community Service, Social Justice, Faith and Work, Addiction/Recovery, Children's Ministry, Young Adults, Choir, Youth Group, Missions, Nursery, Adult Education, Daycare, Seniors Ministry

Music
Traditional Hymns, Psalms a capella

Denomination
Disciples of Christ

Size
Small

Language
English

Founded
1847

Leadership View all

Derek Penwell

Derek Penwell is an author, editor, speaker, and activist. He is the senior minister of Douglass Boulevard Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) in Louisville, Kentucky and a lecturer at the University of Louisville in Religious Studies and Humanities. He has a Ph.D. in humanities from the University of Louisville. He is the author The Mainliner’s Survival Guide to the Post-Denominational World, from Chalice Press, about how mainline denominations can avoid despair in an emerging world. He currently edits a blog on emergence Christianity, [D]mergent.org, and blogs at his own site. You can also find him on Twitter and Facebook.

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