Contributed by Joseph Smith on Nov 16, 2010
For both Transfiguration Sunday and Black History Month: We must not fall asleep to our racial and ethnic history, to the history of action for justice, or to our own personal histories and who has shaped us.
Takoma Park Baptist Church, Washington, DC February 13, 1994
This, as you know, is Black History Month. Black History Month. What image does the word "history" conjure up for you?
It may be that you are with industrialist Henry Ford, who said, "History is mostly bunk". Well, that's