On Sunday, August 8, 2021, we had the privilege of having Dr. Anthea Butler in a discussion titled: "Difficult Conversations about Religion and Race."
- Associate Professor of Religious Studies and Africana Studies, University of Pennsylvania
- Author of White Evangelical Racism: The Politics of Morality in America and Women in the Church of God in Christ
- Commentator on and consultant to BBC, PBS, CNN, MSNBC, History Channel, Religion News Service, and The Washington Post
Gayle Jessup White
- Public Relations & Community Engagement Officer, Monticello / Thomas Jefferson Foundation
- Author of Reclamation: Sally Hemings, Thomas Jefferson, and a Descendant's Search for Her Family's Lasting Legacy, available November 2021
- Descendant of Thomas Jefferson and Sally Hemings’ family
- Board member, Albemarle Charlottesville Historical Society
- Director, Fluvanna County Historical Society
You can download a 6-Part Discussion Guide that you and your congregation can use to facilitate important and difficult conversations about religion and race.
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