Bill talks with Rabbi Samuel Gordon of Congregation Sukkat Shalom about his temple, how his congregants are faring under the pandemic, and his upcoming event with the Racial Justice Committee's speaker series. Rabbi Samuel Gordon of Congregation Sukkat Shalom Bill: Hi friends, my name is Bill Evertsberg and I'm one of [...]
We join many faith communities in trying to come to terms with the racial turbulence of the past and of 2020, registration required.
Join the RJC on MLK Weekend Sunday, January 17 from 2–4 p.m. Join the Racial Justice Committee for an anti-racism workshop to assess and honor Dr. King's legacy in our community by learning to take action on how we can achieve Dr. King's Beloved Community here in New Trier Township. Choose from [...]
Livestream RJC Event
Tuesday, Jan. 12
Virtual Social Justice Program The Racial Justice Committee would like to share that the Family Action Network (FAN) will be presenting a virtual program on Monday, December 14 at 7 p.m. where Alicia Garza (one of the founders of Black Lives Matter) will discuss her new book, The Purpose of Power: How We [...]
Thursday, November 19
Bill chats with Dana and Laura Connell, Co-Chairs of Kenilworth Union's newly created Racial Justice Committee (RJC). Website, programs, and introduction to Sally Campbell's "Whose Bootstraps" poem are revealed. Racial Justice Committee Bill: Hi friends, my name is Bill Evertsberg and I'm one of the ministers at Kenilworth Union Church, and [...]
and the RJC
will moderate a discussion
Monday, Nov. 9 at 7 p.m.
Culbertson Room & Online
Laura Connell The Kenilworth Union Racial Justice Committee came into existence in the summer of 2020, following the killing of Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, and George Floyd, at the request of the ministers and Board of Trustees. Our members include Dana and Laura Connell (co-chairs), Bill Evertsberg, Susan Bondurant, Sally Campbell, Michael Holling, [...]
By The Reverend Dr. Katie Snipes Lancaster Because I am working on 100 Days of Homegrown Prayer my summer reading list has so many prayer books. I believe prayer has transformative power, that it changes us as we ask God to change the world, and so here’s a photo of my current [...]