In light of the death of George Floyd and the depth of pain and hurt that has caused for many in our nation and for numerous members of Alive Church, we want to take a moment to restate our vision that we see Alive as;
We endorse the words of Ben Lindsay from his book 'We Need To Talk About Race' who states ...
At Alive we add our voice to calling out racism in all of it's forms and to allowing the light of Jesus to reveal the darkness in our own hearts and reflect His light to others. We give ourselves to the conversations, listening and learning that is needed to grow the church that displays this multicoloured picture of hope and racial unity.
This Sunday we will be including 2 conversations with members of Alive to talk about race and throughout the week we encourage each member of Alive to pray The Lord's Prayer on a daily basis - asking for God's Kingdom to come and His will to be done.
Should you want to develop your understanding, then we endorse, and highly recommend,