All classes are in the Lounge and meet from 9:15 to 10:15, unless otherwise noted.

January 2018

"Race and Faith: Would Jesus Take a Knee?"

Since the shooting of unarmed Michael Brown in the summer of 2014, the nation has been confronted with the consequences of unresolved racial divisions established at its founding. These divisions reached a dramatic crescendo in Charlottesville this summer where images of torch-bearing protestors re-created the worst of our dark history of race relations. Why are we still here over a century after the Civil War? How can people of faith tackle these long-seeded divisions and move to healing? Join us in Adult Ed as we strive to understand the divide and discuss the path forward.

  • January 14: Implicit bias - What It Is and Why It’s Important to Understanding Racism
  • January 21: Reverend Jimmie Hawkins from the Office of Public Witness on How the National Presbytery is Addressing the Issue
  • January 28: Director of Christian Education Matt Nabinger - “Jesus and Race”

 

 

 

 

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