What Happened at Shine Bright on March 11th?

Let Your Little Light Shine Some worship leaders from Circle of Hope in and around Philadelphia recently put together a beautiful rendition of the spiritual, “Let Your Little Light Shine.” Take a listen [https://youtu.be/_aINVxuWrvo] — this is what we are doing at the Shine Bright Peace and Justice Storytelling Zoom calls that we host every […]

March 11th, Peace and Justice Project’s Shine bright Storytelling Zoom Call

Share this link with your friends! We want to spread the encouragement all across the country and back. Look back here for updates on which of our network’s amazing people will be starting off our time together with their stories. Zoom link https://us02web.zoom.us/j/8919923065 8:30 pm EST, 7:30 CST, 5:30 PST on Thursday, March 11th. We’re getting […]

What Happened at Shine Bright?

–Ben White– Pastor, Circle of Hope, Pennsauken, NJ — Member of the Peace and Justice Project Leadership Team It is Martin Luther King’s Birthday today, January, 15th. So last night was Martin Luther King’s Birthday Eve! We got together to celebrate by sharing stories about our dreams of the Beloved Community King described. Some pastors […]

Shine Bright January 14th, MLK’s Birthday Eve

Zoom link https://us02web.zoom.us/j/8919923065 Our next Shine Bright Storytelling Zoom Call will be on Martin Luther King’s Birthday Eve! Let’s share stories about our dreams of the Beloved Community. Some pastors from across the BIC US have some stories to get us started. What was your dream? Why was it important to you? What happened when your […]

Transformation over Punishment: Story Share with Elizabeth Malone Alteet

On August 20th, members of the Brethren in Christ Church from across the country gathered on Zoom to tell stories of the peace and justice work to which we are being called to do and what we have seen done. I (Ben White) shared this quote from Henri Nouwen to begin our time. I really […]

Letter Writing in Support of Tracie Hunter

At our last Peace and Justice Project Shine Bright Storytelling Event, we heard Tracie Hunter’s story of racism and corruption in the court system in Hamilton County, Ohio (where she was the first black Juvenile Court Judge and still is a pastor at Western Hills Brethren in Christ Church, Cincinnati) Much more about her case […]