Courage for Racial Justice, Courage for Collective Liberation workshop w Chris Crass in Louisville KY
February 17, 2018
Unitarian Universalist and Social Justice Facilitator, Chris Crass will offer a one day workshop entitled "Courage for Racial Justice, Courage for Collective Liberation." Workshop will begin with brief worship and include small and large group discussions, storytelling from preselected congregations, theological reflection, and participatory exercise. Concluding segment will focus on "What are you bringing back to your congregation?" and "How will you be accountable for y...
Here's the language that was adopted at a recent congregational meeting:
"As Unitarian Universalists, we affirm the inherent worth and dignity of every person. As individuals, we speak out to ensure equal justice for all who live and love in Michigan and beyond. As a congregation, we support efforts to strengthen families and protect children. As a Welcoming Congregation, we support an end to discrimination based on sexual orientation, gender identity, and gender expression. And, because marriage is held in honor among the blessings of life, we, the First Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Ann Arbor, stand on the side of love in support of Marriage Equality."
For more information, contact Carolyn Madden, Co-Chair, Social Justice Council of the First UU Congregation of Ann Arbor.