Becoming the Beloved Community: Martin Luther King Jr. Day

Becoming the Beloved Community: Martin Luther King Jr. Day

MLK Day 2022, the family asks for solidarity in not “celebrating” until the current Voting Rights’ bill passes. We share the Moral Meditations from Dr. King’s letters provided by Disciples Home Missions and the National Convocation at this link. Here is one of nine...
Kwanzaa

Kwanzaa

Videos: What Is Kwanzaa and How is it Celebrated from Inside Edition. Sesame Street: Kwanzaa The Story of Kwanzaa: From Civil Rights to Corporate America from Now This World. Articles: Kwanzaa by the History Channel. The Seven Principles of Kwanzaa by The National...
Land Acknowledgement

Land Acknowledgement

Each week we start our worship service with an acknowledgement that we reside on land that is precious and has been cared for, loved, and held sacred by many peoples that came before us. The original inhabitants, the Hohokam and Sobaipuri people, considered the land...
Having an Honest Conversation

Having an Honest Conversation

“The racial justice reckoning happening across the United States gives us an opportunity to revisit our commitment to be a pro-reconciling/anti-racist church; that is, to be the church we say we are.”  –Reverend Terri Hord Owens, General Minister and President...