Celebrate Black History Month
We will be sharing stories of Black History on our social media channels. If you would like to research and summarize a great person or moment in Black History, sign up here.
Learn more about race and racism from a variety of perspectives.
White Too Long: Book Talk with Robert P. Jones presented by the National Center for Civil and Human Rights
Take action in your own life
by lovingly correcting racism when you see it from your loved ones, coworkers, friends, and neighbors.
Google "anti racist talking points" or "talking to your family about racism" for some helpful ideas.
Vote and stay informed
Make sure you're registered to vote, find your polling place, and see a sample ballot to make informed decisions at the Georgia My Voter Page. In between election cycles, stay informed of local, state, and national politics.
From how to build a relationship with your elected officials to writing a letter to the editor, to holding an issue forum, the North Carolina UMC Conference Board of Church and Society created these easy to use Advocacy How-To Guides.
Get involved with local or national organizations already doing this important work.
Many members have asked for our church to start a new initiative or program to combat racism in our community, but we feel very strongly that we do not need to reinvent what others are already doing well! We encourage you to volunteer with and donate to reputable nonprofits making a difference.