White and Black church congregants transformed by racial reconciliation program

Two churches who share worship space in a Chicago suburb -- Bethel New Life, which is predominantly Black, and Hope Presbyterian, whose congregants are mostly White -- say they have been transformed by a racial reconciliation program based on Latasha Morrison’s book, “Be the Bridge.” The honest conversations about race helped them heal in the wake of vandalism to their “Black Lives Matter” signs in 2020.

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