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Anti-Racism Educational Event for Rostered and Lay Leaders Part 3

February 8, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm


“Having Helpful Conversations about Race in the Church”

Anti-Racism Training for Rostered and Lay Leaders” (Connections)

Location: Benbow Hall A, Bossman Center, United Lutheran Seminary campus.

Registration Fee is $15* which includes lunch and materials. (Some scholarships are available)

*Registration fee may be paid on-site in cash or by check. Checks ($15) should be made out to “SEPA-ELCA” and on the memo line, write “Anti-racism” as well as participant’s full name. Pre-payment checks should be mailed to Ms. Mercedes Lee, Southeastern Pennsylvania Synod, ELCA, 7241 Germantown Avenue, Wiedemann Center, Philadelphia, PA 19119.

This is the third in a series of four anti-racism educational events based on a model produced by WELCA. Participants are asked to bring humility, curiosity and courage as we together enter the conversation.

Part 3 (Connection) examines how our (mis)perceptions of others can be due to a lack of connectiveness. How can individuals, especially Lutherans, understand each other’s circumstances and life experiences in order to connect? (scheduled for 2020)

Deadline for registration is Friday, January 31. Register by sending an email to



February 8, 2020
9:00 am - 5:00 pm


The Brossman Center at ULS
7301 Germantown Ave.
Philadelphia, PA 19119 United States
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