Faithful Racial Justice Videos

Here are a couple of things you can watch to help further our understanding in the work of faithful racial justice:  TED Talks Paul Rucker: The Symbols of Systemic Racism — and how to take away their power • 7 minutes • from 2018  Baratunde Thurston: How to Deconstruct Racism, One Headline at a Time • 16 minutes •Continue reading “Faithful Racial Justice Videos”

Resources for Engaging the Hard Work of Love and Justice

From your pastors, this is a short note to say that we love you, we’re here for you and that we are praying for you. We know that much continues on in the world and we pray that you are both remaining faithfully engaged to all that is going on but also caring for yourselfContinue reading “Resources for Engaging the Hard Work of Love and Justice”

Solidarity and Hope

As I’m sure we’re all experiencing, 2020 continues on as a time of pain, anguish and sorrow. In the midst of the pandemic, sorrow and outrage from and for the black citizens of our nation and their experience of racism and police brutality have erupted. As a church, we cannot stay silent. Martin Luther KingContinue reading “Solidarity and Hope”

How to Talk to Children About the Coronavirus

There are a lot of great resources on how to talk about Coronavirus/COVID-19 with your children. Here are some of the things I’ve compiled, along with some of our own thoughts on how we can help children during these times. 1. Assessing what your child knows They have heard many things from many different sources.Continue reading “How to Talk to Children About the Coronavirus”