Women and men who shaped the modern day freedom movement aimed to create the Beloved Community. They dared to imagine themselves in the grip of a Grand Purpose. They held fast to this dream despite periods of disappointment, depression and dangerous opposition. The upcoming Martin … read more.
Speaker: Rev. Aidsand Wright-Riggins
Christian nationalism, which promotes the idea that to be a real American, you must be Christian, is growing with a dangerous intensity. It has inspired religious hate crimes, arson and attacks on houses of worship.The same thing is happening abroad. There’s no time to waste. … read more.
Rev. Dr. Wright-Riggins will explore Biblical and African American core convictions that are helpful in navigating the current stressful social landscape. Rev. Dr. Aidsand Wright-Riggins is the first African American mayor of Collegeville and a former CEO of the American Baptist Convention.
Music: Danton Arlotto, piano