Resources to read for Living into the Difficult – Moving Closer to the Beloved Community
Join A.M.E. pastor and professor of religion and ethics Dr. Melanie Harris and professor of religion and American Baptist Minister Dr. Jennifer Harvey as they guide us in a racial justice analysis of our community and the spectrum of ways we are called to heal from structural violence and racism as people of faith.
Reparations for the injuries perpetrated upon African Americans through America’s slave enterprise is a subject that is receiving serious attention by clergy and lay leadership of some of Duluth’s predominantly white congregations. We will delve into a reparations model focused on community action steps in Duluth in time together.
Saturday March 12 — Workshop at Peace Church
8:00am: Sign-in; 8:30 am–4:00 pm: Workshop Suggested Free Will offering: $10
Register at the link above for lunch, childcare, and transportation. Drop-ins welcome.
Sunday March 13 — Three Community Worship Services
8:30 a.m. Rev. Jennifer Harvey, at Peace Church
9:30 a.m. Rev. Jennifer Harvey, Adult Forum at Peace Church 10:30 a.m. Rev. Jennifer Harvey at Peace Church
11:00 a.m. Rev. Melanie L. Harris & Rev. Richard Coleman at St. Mark A.M.E.
Where: St. Mark A.M.E., 530 N 5th Ave E, Duluth, MN 55805 &
Peace United Church of Christ, 1111 N. 11th Ave. E., Duluth