Observing Indigenous People’s Day
October 18, 2021 - Diversity and Justice

Earlier this month, we observed Indigenous People’s Day, which in some parts used to be known as Columbus Day. I don’t remember it being a big deal while growing up in Alabama—we didn’t even get a day off from school!  I ran across an interesting ...

Why is it so Hard to Ask?
July 01, 2021 - Diversity and Justice

One of the crucial things to remember about the people that we strive to honor and advocate for on the synod’s Diversity and Justice Task Force (people of color, LBGTQ+ folks, women, and people with disabilities) is that we are ALL different, both ...