THIS AND FAITH

9-Week Video Discussion Curriculum

 

This series includes 9 conversations around Justice and Faith. The goal of the series is to create a structured dialogue between communities in progress and communities in learning. Each video contains a 10-minute video conversation with an expert on the given topic. Each video is accompanied by a workbook with a leader’s guide, pre-work materials, vocabulary words, and post-work discussion questions. Cost: $200

SESSION 1: Institutional Racism and Faith with Derrick Dawson  A discussion about how US society set up barriers for certain races and how the Christian church has been involved in aiding these systems.

SESSION 2: Eco-Justice and Faith with Rev. Abbi Heimach-Snipes  A discussion about a Christian response to our environment and how it impacts the way we spend our money and use resources.

SESSION 3: Radical Hospitality and Faith with Rev. Lisa Anderson  A discussion about what it means to be good stewards of our time and space.

SESSION 4: Organizing and Faith with Pastor Will Christians  A discussion about the requirement to take seriously Christ’s call to love our neighbor.

SESSION 5: Congregational Capitalism and Faith with Rev. Dr. Claudio Carvalhaes   A discussion about wealth in the church and how it shapes our view of the poor.

SESSION 6: Acknowledging Trauma and Faith with Professor Leah Gipson  A discussion about Christian theology and compassionate response in the face of trauma due to oppression and injustice.

SESSION 7: Affirming Congregations and Faith with Rev. Alex McNeil  A discussion about what it means to be more than a welcoming congregation to our LGBTQ community and truly affirm their humanity.

SESSION 8: Service and Faith with Quantisha Mason  A discussion about the call to go out into the world and preach the good news through community service and action.

SESSION 9: Justice and Faith with Dr. Reggie Williams  A discussion about Christian theology and God’s call for justice in a lawful society.

STRUCTURE

Reading ahead:
Assign the pre-reading a few days ahead.
Introduction:
Spend the first 10-minutes watching the video.
Bible Verse:
Read the Bible verse and offer a prayer for illumination.
Discussion:
Break off into either small or large groups and respond to the questions.

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This and Faith Curriculum - Order Form

  • Price: $200.00
    Includes 10 minute Video Segments for each conversation topic and workbook for each conversation. These are offered virtually and will be sent via email once payment is received. You will receive an email once this form is submitted with more information on payment options.