July/August 2020We don’t get to pick what happens to us. We do get to pick how we respond. As people of faith, we are called to see the rapid changes happening all around us through a different lens. If you have felt tossed about from one news story to the next, this series will help you reclaim strength and stability as we examine how God has a history of working in turbulent times.
THE DCIST online magazine is maintaining a list of protests and events. https://dcist.com/ National Museum of African American HistoryTalking about Race Resources https://buildingmovement.org/our-work/movement-building/solidarity-is/ Affirming Black Lives in Schools Document https://docs.google.com/document/u/0/d/123kermG94-4udl-fKkBse_WrPVMdAF9-9ktngAtLszk/mobilebasic Slavery to Mass Incarceration Slavery to Mass Incarceration – YouTube The myth of racial difference created to sustain American slavery persists today. Slavery did not end in 1865, it evolved. Nonprofits & Activism. Comments are turned off. www.youtube.com Terror Lynching in America Terror Lynching in America – YouTube Our history […]
We are embracing a different sort of Easter this year. We might be in lockdown but Christ is still risen. In fact, there was another lockdown that happened on that first Easter. In John 20:19, we find the disciples behind locked doors afraid to go out for fear of the city leaders. On that first Easter Sunday, Jesus was among them and they had a life-changing encounter with the risen Savior. Our hope is that as you experience Easter on […]
We have flipped the script on Super Bowl Sunday! Instead of everyone skipping worship, the service was our highest attended service in 2019 except for Easter. Here are 5 reasons why you will want to be there… 1. Four Timed Quarters of Action2. Hilarious “use this phrase” contest between speakers3. A Referee & Sportcasters4. High Energy Half-time Show5. Indoor Tailgating Party after the service