Dr. Ralph C. Watkins is Peachtree Professor of Evangelism and Church Growth at Columbia Theological Seminary in Decatur, Georgia. He was the executive producer and host of the television show Religion Roundtable with Dr. Ralph Basui Watkins on the Atlanta Interfaith Broadcasting Network. He was the seventh pastor of historic Wheat Street Baptist Church of Atlanta. The author of several books, he coauthored The Future of the African American Church: An Invitation to Dialogue (Judson Press, 2014), available at Amazon and Judson Press.