Please join us as we convene through prayer, worship, and action on April 21, 2017 from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Sardis Missionary Baptist Church, 1615 4th Court West, Birmingham, AL, 35208.
The Purpose of Faith in Action Alabama’s Founding Convention:
- Bear witness to the effect of systemic racism in Alabama and throughout the nation.
- create space to honor anger, sadness, and contrition stemming from systemic racism through preaching, testimony, and worship.
- Name how the dominant narrative legitimizes systemic racism and, through a faith critique, dismantle the dominant narrative
- Explain how systemic racism manifests itself in Alabama
- Share the vision of Faith in Action Alabama anchored in our prophetic imagination
- Lay out next steps in dismantling systemic racism in the short, intermediate, and long-term.