October 8, 2016
Come join Inter-Minority Dialogue for a day of workshops on race and relations in the St. Louis area and the United States, at large. The event will be all day with a morning and afternoon workshop sessions. Our Keynote Speaker will be Dr. Soong Chan Rah, Author of Prophetic Lament: A Call for Justice in Troubled Times.
Each participant will need to select one morning session and one afternoon session from the following options
Morning Workshop Sessions
Being Arab in STL
Partnering with Refugee Communities in STL
Latinos, Immigration & the Church
Native American History & Theology
Afternoon Workshop Sessions
Inter & Intra Minority Examples of Colorism
Immigrant Owned Businesses in Black Communities
Inter-Generational Reconciliation in Immigrant Churches & Families
Dr. Soong Chan Rah
Ministry in the urban context, acts of justice and racial reconciliation require a deeper engagement with the other—an engagement that acknowledges suffering rather than glossing over it.