Resources for Learning & Living

Pastor Kurt has developed this page for sharing resources and opportunities for learning about racial justice and living into it as a Christ-following community.

Pastor Kurt's June Blog Focus

Each week during June, Pastor Kurt will offer a blog post that explores how wisdom from our Presbyterian Confessions can help us navigate this season of social unrest amid calls for racial justice.

  • June 4-6: The Scots Confession (1560)
  • June 11-13: The Theological Declaration of Barmen (1934)
  • June 18-20: The Confession of 1967
  • June 25-27: The Confession of Belhar (1986/2016)


Breaking the Silence - Christian Leaders speak

Here are links to public statements by Presbyterian and Evangelical Christian Leaders

  • Dr. Tony Evans, Senior Pastor, Oak Cliff Bible Fellowship, Dallas, TX - View Video Here
  • Dr. Joseph Castleberry, President of Northwest University, Kirkland, WA - Click Here
  • Northwest University Statement of Mourning for Ahmaud Arbery - Click Here
  • Dr. M. Craig Barnes, President of Princeton Theological Seminary - Click Here
  • Seattle Pacific University Leadership - Click Here
  • Rev. Dr. J. Herbert Nelson II, Stated Clerk of the Presbyterian Church (USA) - View Video Here

Leading Voices of the Christian Response to Racism

Get to know these authors and leaders who have dedicated their lives to helping Christians overcome racism so that we might be a witness for Christ's love in the world.