Holding Up Your Corner: Talking About Race in Your Community

F. Willis Johnson

This book provides practical, foundational guidance, showing pastors how to live into their calling to address injustice, and how to lead others to do the same. Holding Up Your Corner prompts readers to observe, identify and name the complex causes of violence and hatred in the reader’s particular community, including racial prejudice, entrenched poverty and exploitation, segregation, the loss of local education and employment, the ravages of addiction, and so on.

I had the honor of working on this project in a number of ways. I assisted in editing the book and the Participant’s Guide, and I wrote the Facilitator’s Guide. You can purchase this book and all companion resources through Abingdon Press.

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