WE

CHALLENGE

YOU

THE CHALLENGE

IN HONOUR OF BLACK HISTORY MONTH, WE CHALLENGE YOU TO SCROLL DOWN OR PICK ONE OF THE LINKED RESOURCE LISTS. CHOOSE A PERSON, A RESOURCE, AND READ/LISTEN/WATCH. 

THEN WE CHALLENGE YOU TO TAKE YOUR NEW KNOWLEDGE TO YOUR COMMUNITY: A BOOK CLUB, A SOCIAL MEDIA POST, A CONVERSATION WITH YOUR FRIENDS. 

It's time to step up, and stand up. Reach out and let us know about your experience.

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Email: rjaceastern@gmail.com

White Plants

PROFILES

ARTICLE

RESOURCES

PRAYER

HIGHLIGHT

High Fives

Revisiting the Earth Charter

Mary (Joy) Philip

A call and invitation for cooperation educational institutions, religious and community organizations, governmental and non-governmental organizations to choose our future.

 
Green Plants

Profiles

In honour of Black History Month 2020, RJAC put together a number of mini profiles on notable people of colour. 

Check them out!

 

WILLIE O'REE

Willie O'Ree was the first black NHL player. In honour of his jersey retirement, we wanted to highlight some of his accomplishments. 

 

hall of fame

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Videos

Mr O'Ree's Induction Speech; 

Willie O'Ree Documentary

and more!

Award

The Willie O'Ree Community Hero Award is presented to someone who positively impacts their society.

Retirements

On February 18, the Boston Bruins will be retiring Willie O'Ree's jersey.

ABOUT US >

We are a committee that works to be a more open and welcoming presence within the Eastern Synod for those who are or feel marginalized because of their race, colour, or ethnicity. 

CONTACT >

E: rjaceastern@gmail.com

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