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 […]

Uniting Against Violence and Racism

Sunday, 26 November 2017, 19:25 | Category : Building Bridges of Hope to End Racism
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The Rev. Dr. Mary Ivey, Founder of Maine Street Ministries, extends an urgent invitation to the launching of “America’s Love, Race and Grace Partnership Program for the World!” The purpose is to plan community strategies to move forward against “BULLYING, DOMESTIC AND COMMUNITY VIOLENCE, AND RACISM” through the Love, Race and Grace humanitarian program. Wednesday, […]

I Want to Love But. . .

Saturday, 17 April 2010, 21:21 | Category : Building Bridges of Hope to End Racism
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We have all heard this message of love more times than we can count. But what does “love” mean in the context of racial reconciliation? To be an ambassador of racial reconciliation requires leaving your comfort zone to engage with people from diverse backgrounds. Every person we meet has life experiences that serve as a basis for his or her values and attitudes toward life.