United Church of Christ

The Restorative Racial Justice Summer Institute - July 8th



REGISTRATION CLOSED

Sacred Conversations to End Racism 

“Race is Not Real – Racism is Real”

Register here and become part of a listening and learning community. Commit to gathering for five sessions and learn best practices towards dismantling racism.

The Restorative Racial Justice Summer Institute Dates:

Wednesday, 6 pm – 7:30 pm Eastern Standard Time

  • July 8th –15th – 22nd – 29th
  • August 5th

Modules – July – August 2020
Participants are required to participate via Zoom video conference technology. Seminar materials will include pre-assigned handouts, links to videos and documentaries, and process questions. On meeting days, groups will be assigned to break out rooms for one hour to discuss the pre-assigned work. During the last thirty-minutes groups will come back together and discuss some reflections based on internal processing. Large group participation will also offer opportunities for listening to how diverse cultures experience colonialism, internalized whiteness, and racism based on their lived experiences.

Sacred Conversations to End Racism Summer Institute 2020
“Race is Not Real – Racism is Real”

Become part of a listening and learning community. Commit to gathering for five sessions and learn best practices towards dismantling racism. Apply today and start the SC2ER Restorative Racial Justice Journey.

The Restorative Racial Justice Summer Institute Dates:

Wednesday, 6 pm – 7:30 pm Eastern Standard Time

  • July 8th –15th – 22nd – 29th
  • August 5th

Session 1 – July 8 HOW DID WE GET HERE?

  • Transformative Work
  • Colonialism and the Christian Church

Session 2 – July 15 THE ROLE OF THE CHRISTIAN CHURCH

  • Decolonizing Christianity
  • Christianity and the Myth of Race

Session 3 – July 22 THE CONSTRUCTION OF THE MYTH OF RACE

  • Deconstructing the Myth of Race
  • Fragility, Internalized White Supremacy and Racism

Session 4 – July 29 DECENTERING WHITENESS

  • How You See Me
  • The Bible and Theology from the Margins

Session 5 – August 5 FINDING CURES FOR THE PANDEMIC

The Pandemic is Racism

  • Strategies for Organizing
  • Intersectional Advocacy and Activism

Sacred Conversations to End Racism Summer Institute 2020 Registration

Visit the SC2ER website for more information SC2ER . SC2ER Summer Institue 2020 Registration . Become a Restorative Racial Justice Advocate and Activist and Dismantle Racism. For more information please contact Rev. Dr. Velda Love Lovev@ucc.org 216-217-9645

Rev. Dr. Velda Love #BLM
United Church of Christ
Minister for Racial Justice
Justice and Local Church Ministries
Lovev@ucc.org
(216) 736-3719 office
(216) 217-9645 cell

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July 08, 2020 at 6pm - 7:30pm EST