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 […]

Grace and Race?

Tuesday, 2 December 2014, 0:02 | Category : Building Bridges of Hope to End Racism, Grace, Racial Justice
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By Rev. Brenda Girton-Mitchell, Founder & President When I adopted “grace and race” as the words to help define my personal ministry, I believed that through the faith in the unmerited favor of God, we as believers in Christ can work through everything that confronts us in life. The notion that providing safe, informative spaces […]

A Postscript

Thursday, 29 March 2012, 13:45 | Category : Racial Justice, Teachable Moments
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By Rev. Arnette L. Georges, Esq. Rev. Copeland-Tune’s article, Hoodies, Skittles and a Plea for Justice, was complete in every respect, but I thought we could all benefit from a cursory legal analysis of the Trayvon Martin case, thus I offer this postscript. I am not a parent, but I consider myself to be a […]

Hoodies, Skittles and A Plea for Justice

Sunday, 25 March 2012, 0:37 | Category : Racial Justice, Teachable Moments
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By Rev. Leslie Copeland-Tune, D.Min.