Pre-Assembly PR/AR workshop on October 6

Pre-Assembly PR/AR workshop on October 6


Where: Findlay Student Center Ballroom, Drury University

When: Thursday, October 6, 1:00-5:00pm

Who: All are welcome, especially congregational leaders, clergy, youth and children's ministry leaders, community leaders

What: The afternoon will include speakers, video, interactive experiences and conversation.

Attendees will learn to:

  • Name and understand key terms/concepts related to racism
  • Describe contemporary and historic examples of institutional racism, white privilege, civil and human rights in the U.S.
  • Articulate a biblical foundation for justice ministry
  • Engage in informed dialogue about current issues of racism and reconciliation in the U.S. and in local communities
  • Begin to develop personal and community-based “Next Steps” to address systemic racism in participants’ own communities.

Find more information on the flyer here.