Sunday, August 4, 2013

Racial Reconciliation, the Church, and Trayvon Martin

How the Church in Sanford, FL promoted racial healing after the Trayon Martin shooting:

"Blessed are the peacemakers,
    For they shall be called sons of God.

Matthew 5:9

  • Jackie Robinson wasn't allowed to play in Sanford.
  • 100 homicides every two months in Chicago without a peep from the Black community.
  • It isn't a Black and White thing, it isn't a race thing; it's a sin thing.
  • "God has called you to be radical ambassadors for peace."
  • The first thing the Church needs to do is pray.

Author's note: We discovered this story via this fantastic post at BizPacReview

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