Why I’m Participating in the Race & Restoration Summit at NACC

The following post was written by Rob Daniels, Executive Pastor of Westbrook Christian Church in Bolingbrook, Illinois and one of the thought leaders behind the creation of the Race and Restoration Summit.  While I have always appreciated the opportunity to be part of the NACC over my years in ministry, the Race & Reconciliation Summit for 

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Am I Mad?

In light of the recent tragedies in Baton Rouge, LA and Falcon Heights, MN involving the fatal police shootings of two black men, Rob Daniels, executive pastor of Westbrook Christian Church, expressed his thoughts in today’s post. **NOTE: This was written hours before further senseless tragedy unfolded in Dallas. It will be hard for many people to 

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In case you missed it…More Race and Restoration Summit Highlights

 On Tuesday morning, the theme of the Race & Restoration Summit shifted from “A Common Memory” to “A Common Mindset.” Marvin Campbell, from the Navigators, delivered the message, “Pursuing Reconciliation Without Losing Our Mission.” Is racial reconciliation a pursuit that distracts us from the call of Jesus in His Great Commission? Explore this common concern by watching the video.  About 

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In case you missed it… More Race and Restoration Summit Highlights

For three days in February, at this year’s Race & Restoration Summit, thought leaders from across the country offered a course of action to help the church heal from the sin of racism. Monday afternoon’s session of the Summit featured Rob and Josiah Daniels. Father and son shared thoughts on Examining the Case for Reparations. Watch the 

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2016 Race & Restoration Summit – Featured Speaker

Meet Victor Knowles Victor Knowles is founder and president of POEM (Peace on Earth Ministries), founded in Joplin, MO in 1992. POEM ‘s purpose is to challenge those who share the same religious heritage in the Restoration Movement to recognize one another as brothers and sisters in Christ, and to reach out to all who believe on 

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What I Hope to Get Out of the Race & Restoration Summit

The following post was written by Rob Daniels, Executive Pastor of Westbrook Christian Church in Bolingbrook, Illinois and one of the thought leaders behind the creation of the Race and Restoration Summit.  Interestingly, while the communities (and places like my home church, Deer Creek Christian Church) where I was raised were very racially and economically diverse, 

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2016 Race & Restoration Summit – Featured Speaker

Meet Dr. Royce Money We will begin our journey toward race and restoration in the church by first getting a good basis of understanding and history. On Monday, February 22, join Dr. Royce Money and others as they begin the dialogue Toward a Common Memory. Dr. Money has been a lead learner and vocal proponent of 

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2016 Race & Restoration Summit – Featured Speaker

Meet Pamela & Marvin Campbell On Tuesday, February 23 of the Summit, we will move from history to a new way of thinking with a focus on building a common mindset around race and restoration in the church. You won’t want to miss Pamela and Marvin Campbell as they share their perspective. Marvin will speak on 

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2016 Race & Restoration Summit – Featured Speaker

Meet Sean Palmer Sean will present, Debunking Myths of the Majority Culture  on Tuesday, February 23 of the Race and Restoration Summit.  He’s sure to deliver an educational and inspiring message. Sean is the Lead Minister at The Vine Church in Temple, TX.  As Lead Minister, he oversees the teaching and preaching ministries, leads the ministerial 

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2016 Race & Restoration Summit – Featured Speaker

Meet Mark DeYmaz Dream of Destiny is excited to have such an insightful thought leader participate in the Summit.  Mark will motivate you to action in two presentations. On Tuesday, February 23, he will deliver a presentation that focuses on the Multi-Ethnic Ministry Mandate. On Wednesday, February 24, Mark will lead a discussion on Real Community Transformation. 

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