Shalom & Race: An Evening with Lisa Sharon Harper

Very Good Gospel

We are thrilled to welcome Lisa Sharon Harper as a guest speaker at Ginter Park Baptist Church on Wednesday, June 20th at 6:30 PM!  She will speak on the topic of Shalom & Race from her book The Very Good Gospel: How Everything Wrong Can Be Made Right.

Lisa is a writer, speaker, and activist.  She is the founder and president of, a consulting group dedicated to shrinking the narrative gap in our nation by convening forums and experiences that bring common understanding, common commitment, and common action toward a just world.

Lisa also leads trainings and helps mobilize clergy and community leaders around shared values of common good.  She has made several visits to Richmond in recent months as she facilitates Faith-Rooted Organizing training at Richmond Hill.

This event is open to the public so please share the invitation!  Contact Pastor Mandy to register for childcare during Lisa’s presentation.

A catered meal is offered at 6 PM.  The menu is Pork Barbecue, Coleslaw, Baked Beans, Red-Skinned Potato Salad, Rolls, and Desert.  Make your reservation for supper here.