Faith and Race Resources

Online 'White Fragility' Study

In her book "White Fragility." antiracist educator Robin DiAngelo illuminates the phenomenon of white fragility and why it's so hard for white people to talk about racism. You are invited to participate in this six-week online book study on Tuesdays from 6:30-8 p.m. beginning Sept. 8. There are a few copies of the book available if you haven't already purchased one. To sign up or for more information, email Pastor Angie Olsen.

In-person study

You are invited to participate in this six-week book study in the Fellowship Hall on Wednesdays at 10:30 a.m. beginning Sept. 16. To sign up or for more information, email Julie Gibson.

Bishop Robert Farr offers reflection

Order books

Bishop Farr suggested two books to helps us converse about race: "White Fragility" and "How to be an Anti-Racist." Just fill out this form to order the books:

More videos to explore issues around race and faith

  • Q Ideas, a ministry organization focused on helping Christians ask questions and grow in faith, offer several Ted Talk style videos around race and faith. Click here to view the videos.
  • Amplify Media, an online video resource from Cokesbury (United Methodist Resource), offers several videos about race and faith. Click here to access Community's Amplify account and enter the following code: BDTVGM.

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