NEWS & EVENTS
By Rev. Kimberly Scott Greetings from the Desert Southwest Conference Race Coalition team! We pray thus far 2021 has been filled with signs of renewed hope, strength, and new life. In 2020 we were met with the reality of deteriorating race relations in our country. As...
A personal living experience of white privilege in the context of the history of anti-black racism in the US.
THE LONG SHADOW is a PBS film about white supremacy and white privilege. We’re excited to share the film THE LONG SHADOW, which follows former CNN Senior Producer, TED contributor, and Emmy-Award winning Director Frances Causey as she traces her family’s legacy of...
October 1, 2020: 21-Day Racial Equity Habit Building Challenge The Coalition began the 21 Day Racial Equity Habit Building Challenge. As host to individuals without a local group to engage in the 21-day challenge, they are using the same materials shared with pastors...
In the aftermath of a tragic violent shooting in Kenosha, Wisconsin, how does our baptismal covenant guide us?
On September 1, 2020, all active clergy and lay people assigned received a link to access the "21 Day Racial Equity Habit Building Challenge" and supporting documents with some materials authored by Dr. Eddie Moore. On October 1, 2020, those resources will be...
An abbreviation for Reflection, Action, Courageous Dialogue, and Engagement, the DSC RACE Coalition actively works to promote racially-focused education and dialogue within the DSC, as well as eliminate all forms of racism within the conference. Sitting on the DSC RACE Coalition are Rev. Javier Olivares, Julie O’Neal, Pastor Diamond Pate, Rev. Timote Piukala, Rev. Kimberly Scott, Rev. Khalif Smith, Pastor Christopher Wurpts, with DSC representation by Billie Fidlin.
DSC RACE COALITION
P.O. Box 32830
Phoenix, Arizona 85064