People are craving to take action - to fight back against the racial inequities that are rampant in our society and culture. This learning session will provide participants with tactics, tools and inspiration to take action in their lives, churches and communities. UC is not hosting this event, but recommends without hesitation you come with us! If cost is an issue, we got it covered.
Keynote speaker Rev. Dr. F. Willis Johnson is senior minister of Wellspring United Methodist Church in Ferguson Missouri and founding director the Center for Social Empowerment. Johnson is one of the nation’s foremost thought leaders on faith-rooted responsiveness to racial and social injustice. His editorials, work in academia, service as chair of Ferguson Human Rights Commission and advisor to faith and community practitioners is respected.
8:30a - Gathering
9:00a - Multi-sensory Worship and Keynote Speaker
12:00p - Catered Lunch
1:00p - Panel Presentation and break-out workshops
3:30p - Multi-sensory Worship and Charge to Action
Tickets are limited. Cost is $25 per person on-site (includes lunch) and $15 per live stream location. Subsidies are available on request.