My Blindspot to Romans 13:1-7

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.” I […]

Blackface – Another Teachable Moment

    In moments like these, the work of bridge building across racial lines stretches me emotionally. But God led me to start Grace and Race Ministries, Inc. for such a time as this. I want to believe that people of the Christian faith start with at least one shared belief. God loves us in spite […]

THE BELOVED COMMUNITY…

 Toward the Beloved Community How God’s Grace Builds Bridges Around Race MLK Bridges, a collaborative effort of Grace and Race Ministries, Inc. and Kingdom Mission Society  invites you to a symposium event on Saturday, October 13, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. – 3 pm. at St. Teresa of Avila Roman Catholic Church, 1244 V Street SE, Washington […]

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 […]

When They Go Low, We Go High

“And He said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for My strength is made perfect in weakness.” 2 Corinthians 12:9 By Rev. Brenda Girton-Mitchell A few months ago I had a conversation with a young woman who asked me to explain the word “grace” as used in the name of Grace and Race […]