Dismantling Racism Training
What is the Dismantling Racism Training? It is a one-day training for Teaching Elders and other congregational leaders led by Baltimore Racial Justice Action (BRJA). The training is rooted in an understanding of historical & systemic racism and is intended to equip participants to lead and participate in constructive conversations within their congregations and the Presbytery that promote racial equity and begin dismantling racism within ourselves and our institutions.
+ Tools for Conversations at Presbytery meetings and in your own congregation
+ A glimpse into Presbytery congregational history – we continue to build our narrative
+ Recognizing and Interrupting Microaggressions
+ Recognizing Resistance in Ourselves and Others
+ Reflection and consideration of “next steps”
The training is provided for Teaching Elders and Ruling Elders required under Presbytery policy and open to others as space allows.
Continental Breakfast & Lunch are provided
$20 for required participants
$200 for others (scholarships available)