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 […]

Stand Against Racism

Monday, 28 March 2011, 21:21 | Category : Events, Racial Justice
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Stand Against Racism is a movement that was initiated by the YWCA in 2008 in order to raise awareness that racism still exists in our communities and that it can no longer be ignored or tolerated. Our objective is to bring organizations together, who believe like we do, that united we can eliminate racism. Want […]

Race is an unjust judge

Sunday, 17 October 2010, 6:00 | Category : Reconciliation Reflections
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In Luke 18.1-8, Jesus shares a parable with those gathered to demonstrate the necessity of prayer and faith.  He tells them of an unjust judge who neither fears God nor respects anyone.  Consequently, one may wonder by what authority does this judge render his verdicts and to what purpose does this vocation fulfill, having no […]

Words to Ponder

Sunday, 18 April 2010, 3:55 | Category : Ambassadors Call, Words to Grow By
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  Ambassador An authorized messenger or representative. Grace (Greek, charis, Latin, gratia “favor,” “kindness”) Grace is the unmerited favor of God. God’s grace is extended to sinful humanity in providing salvation and forgiveness through Jesus Christ that is not deserved, and withholding the judgment that is deserved. (Romans 3:24;Ephesians 1:7;Titus2:11). Gracism The positive extension of […]