Resources: Juneteenth

May 19, 2022
June 19 marks the day enslaved African Americans in west Texas learned of their freedom. Juneteenth has been celebrated annually on June 19th in various parts of the United States since 1865.  Below are links with resources for personal engagement and the local church, including for worship. 

ResourceUMC - with additional links at the end of the article
General Commission on Religion and Race - 10 Racial Justice Actions You Can Take This Week
Listen on On Point Radio - Celebrating Juneteenth: The History Behind The Holiday