George Floyd Memorial Vigil: Bearing Witness and Holding Space

Plymouth Congregational Church 1900 Nicollet Ave S, Minneapolis

An event to hold energy and sacred space for George Floyd Square and those gathered there on this important one-year anniversary of his murder. We want to engage as much of the Plymouth congregation as possible in this work of witnessing. Our intention is to invite our congregation and neighbors to participate.   The Contemplatives […]

Confirmation

Plymouth Congregational Church 1900 Nicollet Ave S, Minneapolis

Confirmation (grade 8) Plymouth Congregational Church offers a one-year Confirmation program with students entering the eighth grade. A student entering this program is not signing on to be confirmed, but rather is signing on to the process. The decision of whether to join the church and participate in the Rite of Confirmation is made at […]

Seeing White Podcast Discussion

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#8 Skulls and Skin Scientists weren’t the first to divide humanity along racial—and racist—lines. But for hundreds of years, racial scientists claimed to provide proof for those racist hierarchies—and some still do.

Community Conversation on Community Safety

Plymouth Congregational Church 1900 Nicollet Ave S, Minneapolis

As we continue to confront patterns of police brutality and their impact on Black and African immigrant communities in the Twin Cities, what role should faith communities and their leaders play in ongoing efforts to ensure public safety for the most vulnerable? Join us on Tuesday, June 22 at 7 PM for a virtual dialogue with leading […]

On-Line Worship

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  Engage your mind and heart in worship Worship at Plymouth honors a tradition of prophetic preaching, extraordinary music, and thoughtful prayer that touches and transforms our lives in meaningful ways. We find inspiration in seeing the face of God in our gathered congregation. Worship Schedule Please visit the front page of our website to […]

Confirmation

Plymouth Congregational Church 1900 Nicollet Ave S, Minneapolis

Confirmation (grade 8) Plymouth Congregational Church offers a one-year Confirmation program with students entering the eighth grade. A student entering this program is not signing on to be confirmed, but rather is signing on to the process. The decision of whether to join the church and participate in the Rite of Confirmation is made at […]

Seeing White Podcast Discussion

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#10 Citizen Thind Plymouth ministers and members of the Racial Justice Initiative (RJI) are often asked: “What can I personally do to recognize my white advantage and become more antiracist? I really care about this, but I don’t know where to begin.”   Whether you’ve been involved in racial justice issues your entire life, for […]

RJI – Seeing White Podcast Discussion

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#9 A Racial Cleansing in America. In 1919, a white mob forced the entire Black population of Corbin, Kentucky, to leave, at gunpoint. It was one of many racial expulsions in the United States. What happened, and how such racial cleansings became “America’s family secret.” Zoom discussion on Tuesday, July 27, 2021

RJI – Seeing White Podcast Discussion

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#11 Danger For hundreds of years, the white-dominated American culture has raised the specter of the dangerous, violent black man. Host John Biewen tells the story of a confrontation with an African American teenager. Then he and recurring guest Chenjerai Kumanyika discuss that longstanding image – and its neglected flipside: white-on-black violence. https://www.sceneonradio.org/episode-41-danger-seeing-white-part-11/?fbclid=IwAR1u19OL8q9RvVTlScLpAdIRdj21FwK2uHOKQTQ8CRpl0TfVrDsn9-fi-EE Tuesday, Aug. […]

Illuminating the Way

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sponsored by Plymouth Contemplatives This ongoing group will explore practices and insights for living a fully embodied Gospel as offered by both classic and contemporary teachers of the progressive and contemplative Christian traditions. We may also connect with perspectives from other wisdom traditions as a way of deepening our own journeys. While primarily as a […]

RJI – Seeing White Podcast Discussion

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Episode 12: My White Friends For years, Myra Greene had explored blackness through her photography, often in self-portraits. She wondered, what would it mean to take pictures of whiteness? For her friends, what was it like to be photographed because you’re white? With another conversation between host John Biewen and series collaborator Chenjerai Kumanyika. Listen to […]

On-Line Worship

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  Engage your mind and heart in worship Worship at Plymouth honors a tradition of prophetic preaching, extraordinary music, and thoughtful prayer that touches and transforms our lives in meaningful ways. We find inspiration in seeing the face of God in our gathered congregation. Worship Schedule Please visit the front page of our website to […]