United Methodists Stand Against Racism
- We recognize racism as a sin.
- We commit to challenging unjust systems of power and access.
- We will work for equal and equitable opportunities in employment and promotion, education and training; in voting, access to public accommodations, and housing; to credit, loans, venture capital, and insurance; to positions of leadership and power in all elements of our life together; and to full participation in the Church and society.
Praying for Change: Daily Prayers for Anti-Racism
from UMC Discipleship Ministries
- RACISM IS REAL: Systematic Racism Explained
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A message worth hearing by a contemporary artist:
- SIDE BY SIDE
- written & performed by
- This is a song about the city of Birmingham, Alabama and the struggles of the civil rights movement of the 1960s. It is also an anthem for peace and a call to keep hoping and never give up fighting darkness with the power of light.
- Grand Prize Winner of the 2016 NewSong Music Performance & Songwriting Competition
- Featured Performer in the ASCAP Foundation’s “Songwriters: The Next Generation“ 2017 showcase at The Kennedy Center
- Winner of the inaugural “ASC Commissions Birmingham” song contest, 2014, with “Side By Side“
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- ANTHEM: “Come, Thou Font of Every Blessing” UMH#400
Lyrics: Robert Robinson, 1758; Music: Wyeth’s Repository of Sacred Music, Part Second, 1813; Copyright Status Public Domain. Sung and produced by Daniel Craig, Associate Professor of Music, University of Southern Indiana