The church as the place to answer the problem of race in America?

In the wake of the Trayvon Martin verdict, I felt compelled to post this article from Pastor Peter Chin entitled, “Will We Ever Get Beyond Race?” where he says that we are both George Zimmerman and Trayvon Martin and that the church may be the place where we can come to understand each other across racial lines.  Indeed, his story is mine.  You can read more about my story in this book: A Transforming Vision: Multiethnic Fellowship in College and the Church.

I’ve posted this video before, but also felt compelled to bring it back to serve as an encouragement and hope in these times:

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