What is Juneteenth? What is the history and significance of this day and what are some meaningful ways we can observe this National holiday? An internationally acclaimed expert on race relations, Pastor and author Dr. David Anderson shares how to be an ambassador of reconciliation and an agent of healing in our relationships with our brothers and sisters. David Anderson reminds us of our common enslavement and how we can all be set free.
On this day after we celebrated Dad, we highlight a ministry in our community that helps equips and supports young men in their role as a father. Trisha Wilson will share an update on their life-affirming work of Pregnancy Resources and the many programs that they offer that help young families flourish. You'll also hear about some of the ways you can come alongside the ministry by your donations and time!
David Anderson is the senior pastor of Bridgeway Community Church, a multicultural congregation located in Columbia, Maryland. He is president of a consulting and resource organization called the BridgeLeader Network, with a focus on building bridges across the deep divides of race, faith, culture, and wealth. David received his bachelor's and master's degrees from Moody Bible Institute and was the first African American to be student body president at Moody Bible Institute. He earned his Doctor of Philosophy degree in 2001 from Oxford Graduate School's American Centre for Religion and Society Studies in the US, while studying and defending his essays at Oxford University in England. On completing his undergraduate degree at Moody, David served as a pastoral intern at Willow Creek Community Church for two years, after which he planted Bridgeway Community Church with the help of a few core people. David has also served as the president of the Moody Bible Institute Alumni Board.
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