Grace and Race 10th Anniversary

Saturday, 1 September 2018, 19:43 | Category : Building Bridges of Hope to End Racism
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What a joy it was to gather with some of our partners and friends to celebrate our 10th year of striving to build bridges of understanding across the racial divide! We firmly believe that our Christian faith requires us to respond in paradoxical ways in a social climate that builds walls and creates separation rather […]

Grace and Race Ministries, Inc. 10th Anniversary

Thursday, 2 August 2018, 18:57 | Category : Building Bridges of Hope to End Racism
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Grace and Race Ministries invites you to join us  as wecelebrate 1o years of striving to build bridges of understanding regarding issues of racism. On Saturday, August 25, 2018 we will convene at the Mount Vernon Square United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall, 900 Massachusetts Avenue NW, 20001 from 10 am – 2 pm. Continental breakfast […]

My Blindspot to Romans 13

Wednesday, 4 July 2018, 20:42 | Category : Building Bridges of Hope to End Racism
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  Learning to read and study the Bible was an important step in my spiritual formation. My grandmother would tell me to memorize verses of scripture to serve as encouragement and guidance. She would say “you should always have the Word of God in your heart even when can’t have a Bible in your hand.” […]

Appalling Silence

Appalling Silence Then, as He was now drawing near the descent of the Mount of Olives, the whole multitude of the disciples began to rejoice and praise God with a loud voice for all the mighty works they had seen, saying:“ ‘Blessed is the King who comes in the name of the Lord!’Peace in heaven and […]

Breaking the Silence on Racism – Start Talking!

Rev. Brenda Girton-Mitchell, founder and president of Grace and Race Ministries, Inc. and Alexei Laushkin, executive director of Kingdom Mission Society hosted a Facebook Live discussion to introduce MLK 50 Bridges, an initiative to identify and collaborate with organizations committed to disrupting racism. The work is personal and starts with the willingness to talk to each other. Starting at minute 35.00 is an example of a conversation on race. MLK 50 Bridges is a partnership effort to honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr during the 50th year since his martyrdom. www.mlkbridges.com