Alivin C. Bernstine is a fourth-generation preacher, who has been preaching for over 40 years. Among his previous publications are The Evening and The Morning Ministry, and In A Disaster Zone: The Seven Sayings of Jesus as Preached in an Urban African American Church. He currently serves the Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church in Richmond, CA, the community of faith which nurtured the life and spirits of his migrating parents.
Prophetic activity takes place when something beautiful is being threatened by something obviously evil and someone decides to take courageous and creative action.
From "She Saw, She Drew"
Prophetic Invitations, Part 1
"Dr. Bernstine has provided a brilliant perspective on the biblical text that I pray receives a wide readership."
Dr. J. Alfred Smith, Sr., Pastor Emeritus, Allen Temple Baptist Church, Oakland, CA
"I am thoroughly blessed and challenged by Prophetic Invitations."
Dr. Edward L. Branch, Senior Pastor, Third New Hope Baptist Church, Detroit, MI