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Anti-Racism: Tweens & Teens: Mindfulness, Compassion & Healing

print, online and video resources for generating dialogues around race and anti-racism, white supremacy culture, identity and intersectionality


Ain't Burned All the Bright     Anti-Racism 4REALS: Real Talk with Real Strategies in Real Time for Real Change     Black Girl You Are Atlas     Braiding Sweetgrass for Young Adults          Caste     Chingona: Owning Your Inner Badass for Healing and Justice     I'm Still Here (Adapted for Young Readers) by Austin Channing Brown     BL_MyDivineNaturalHair_Cover_9781506494012c          Rise Up by Ink & Willow     A Time to Break Silence     To My Beloveds: Letters on Faith, Race, Loss, and Radical Hope

Blogs, Podcasts & Articles

THIS set of slides on pronouncing a name from a culture that is not your own is very useful and practical - and helpful when you want to be hospitable and welcoming whether in your building or your neighborhood.

The MN Annual Conference UMC's Rev. Dana Neuhauser offers this list of Books That Can Build Empathy for BIPOC Communities.

On Being with Krista Tippett: Jason Reynolds

An open letter to white clergy on George Floyd’s murder and the current unrest


is a response to criticism generated from its predecessor, 


In A Time For Reckoning: North American Christianity and Indigenous Cultural GenocideMike Morrell offers a call to awareness, humility, repentance, and action; includes resource lists for reading/study; supporting, enjoying and learning from Indigenous artists; and specific actions for individuals, households, and congregations.


The Minnesota Council of Churches Healing Minnesota Stories provide group Sacred Sites Tour to Explore Indigenous Experience in Minnesota. These tours are designed to "create understanding and healing between Native American and non-Native people, particularly those in various faith communities".

Tours are led by Rev. Jim Bear Jacobs (Mohican) and Bob Klanderud (Dakota). The tours offer an opportunity to learn about Minnesota history from a Native perspective through story-telling and experiencing the sites in silence / meditation / reflection.

Upcoming Tour Dates