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Sankofa

October 26 - October 29

A Journey Toward Racial Righteousness

The Sankofa Journey, coordinated by our denomination, is an intentional, cross-racial prayer journey that seeks to assist disciples of Christ on their move toward a righteous response to the social ills related to racism. This interactive experience explores historic sites of importance in the Civil Rights movement and sites of oppression and inequality for people of color, while seeking to move participants toward healing the wounds and racial divide caused by hundreds of years of racial injustice in the United States. The Sankofa Journey is a multiple day trip that takes you to various states in the United States.

Sankofa participants are matched with partners to journey together through this experience. We would like to pair you with another NewCom participant so please reach out to Steve Sims before you register with the ECC (see information below).

To register for the ECC Sankofa Journey Fall 2017, please fill out this form. We can guarantee your seat once we have received your $200 deposit due September 1st, 2017. Space is limited so we encourage you to send your deposit in as soon as possible. Click here to pay online or mail a check to:

The Evangelical Covenant Church
Attn: Love Mercy Do Justice
8303 W Higgins Rd
Chicago, IL 60631

Sankofa registration cost:
$425 for participants from Covenant churches
$525 for participants from non-Covenant churches

Scholarships are available for those who cannot afford the cost on their own. Please contact Steve Sims to learn more.

Details

Start:
October 26
End:
October 29
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