We celebrate a milestone in the history of the African-American people, educate ourselves on progress made and the great work that remains, and rededicate our lives to Dr. King’s vision of the beloved community.
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Thoughts on Yesterday’s Events
By: Pastor Dan Osborn, Park Community Church Forest Glen January 7th, 2021 After a few hours to pray and process yesterday, I have collected some thoughts. First thing: seeing pictures of the confederate flag proudly waved by some in the nation's capital has been...
America Needs Anti-Racialism
Both anti-racists and anti-racialists want racial progress, but they have a drastically different understanding of what it looks like.
Is ‘Woke Church’ a Stepping Stone to Theological Compromise?
Supreme Court to consider Harvard and UNC affirmative action policies
by Kaelan Deese, Breaking News Reporter
The Problem With “Systemic Racism”
Thanksgiving for Second Chances with Jeff Korzenik, Chief Investment Strategist for 5th Third Bank, and author of Untapped Talent
This special in-person event will highlight Jeff Korzenik, Chief Investment Strategist, Fifth Third Bank. Gather with members of the faith, nonprofit, and business community. We want to make sure we have enough lunches for everyone, and would love if you could RSVP to confirm your attendance!
Join us Monday, November 15th, 12:00 PM!
Park Community Church
1001 N Crosby St.
Chicago, IL 60610
Support Black-Owned Businesses: 181 Places to Start Online
Once you start paying attention to who owns the businesses you shop at and where your money is going, you’ll be surprised at how your mindset starts to shift. It’s an easy, practical step to start changing the way you think while providing tangible support to Black business owners who need your help right now.
Where to start? We’ve got you covered. We’ve compiled a list of 181 Black-owned businesses across the United States in many different categories. Check out the list below.
The Problems With Chicago’s Gang-Centric Narrative of Gun Violence
City officials have repeatedly blamed gangs for driving up shootings. But analysis shows that the Chicago Police Department’s own data doesn’t back up its leaders’ claims.
VIRTUAL: The Freedom Book: How the Bible Influenced the American Founders
The Fire This Time: Reflections on a Year of Racial Reckoning
“Black Church” panel discussion with CJ Rhodes, Lisa Fields, Ekemini Uwan, and Dr. Charlie Dates
The Lies That Serve Us: Christians and Critical Race Theory
Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man – YouTube
Emmanuel Acho sits down to have an “uncomfortable conversation” with white America, in order to educate and inform on racism, system racism, social injustice, rioting & the hurt African Americans are feeling today.