Forging authentic relationships to eliminate the existing racial divide in our communities and churches.
Tuesday, October 1st
6:30pm – 8:30pm
In this engaging workshop, author and educator Debby Irving shares her story of personal discovery and how she came to understand the institutions and belief systems that influenced her life. This journey led her to a greater sense of her own humanity, and to a deeper understanding of the racial inequities that exist in our country.
Church of the Resurrection
Sanctuary, Building A
13720 Roe Ave.
Leawood, KS 66224
About Allies for Racial JusticeBuilding Bridges of Understanding
Recommended ResourcesThese videos, books and other resources are excellent guides to having conversations about racial reconciliation.
"KC Race and Equity Initiative: Starting the Conversation" 8/29/2018
"KC Race and Equity Initiative: Socialization and Bias" 10/30/2018
"Understanding Others", Rev. Emanuel Cleaver III sermon
"Race: The Power of an Illusion" (excerpt)
"Our Divided City"
"Building the Troost Wall: Structural Racism in Kansas City"
"Elements that Hinder and Help Fruitful Dialogue on Issues of Race", Rev. David Anderson Hooker
"Vital Conversations" with Dr. Robin DiAngelo
TEDtalks 2012: Bryan Stevenson, "We Need to Talk about Injustice"
Racial Reconciliation Conference 2017: Daniel Hill
Dividing Lines: A History of Segregation in Kansas City
Journey through the history of segregation in the Kansas City metro, primarily through its real estate. The tour is designed so that you can safely drive through the city at your own pace while hearing stories about each area you travel through.