Awareness, Learning, and Impact
Pursuing knowledge and understanding of God.
Nurturing multigenerational friendships and community partnerships.
Working to eradicate injustice for the excluded and marginalized.
CONVERSATIONS ON RACIAL JUSTICE
Join us as we work to be anti-racists, seeking to undo racism in ourselves and to recognize and understand our participation in systemic racism. This group meets on first Sundays, 4:30-6:00 p.m., to discuss and learn more about racial oppression, issues of whiteness and racism, and other topics through videos, podcasts, and short articles. Please contact Pastor Cathy Stone at email@example.com for additional information.
MERCY & JUSTICE BOOK STUDIES
On Tuesday nights, Mercy and Justice Book Studies provide an opportunity for education and discussion about topics such as racism, homelessness, human trafficking, and LGBTQi Christians. Please contact Pastor Cathy Stone at firstname.lastname@example.org for additional information.
Spiritual Work of Resisting Racism
During Lent, we focused on the Spiritual Work of Resisting Racism. Recognizing that we cannot be complacent with neutrality, we engaged in the steps it takes to actively work against racism in our lives and our world.
- Just Mercy by Bryan Stevenson
- Me and White Supremacy by Layla F. Saad
- So You Want to Talk About Race by Ijeoma Oluo
- White Fragility: Why It’s So Hard for White People to Talk about Racism by Robin DiAngelo