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jan 19

The Gospel as the Center of Racial Reconciliation


Today in the United States we celebrate the life and death of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. As a visionary leader who was deeply committed to achieving social justice through nonviolent means, Martin Luther King Jr. is honored as a formative figure in the fight for civil rights.

As we remember and celebrate his life today I’d like to share with you an excerpt from a pastor friend’s blog directly working in the area of racial reconciliation. Dr. Alvin Sanders works for Reach National, a ministry of the EFCA denomination, specifically in the area of African American Ministries and he shares in a recent blog the power of the gospel as the central force in bringing reconciliation to issue of race.
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