RIC Task Force: Changed Hearts

“The day we purchased our house, we loaded boxes, furniture, toys and clothes onto my uncle’s truck. I was so excited. Our caravan of cars and trucks drove five miles north of the city of Hartford to our new home. Once we arrived, I played outside and watched the white families in the neighborhood pass by. No one spoke. No one stopped to lend a hand. No one waved. Though I was only 5, I knew we were unwelcome”.

Click here to read the rest of this article by Judith Roberts from the October 2018 issue of Gather magazine:

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Upcoming RIC Task Force Meeting December 4th

Join us at our next meeting Tuesday, December 4, 2018 7:30 p.m., Madison Campus if you are interested in being part of the welcoming process to see that ALL really means ALL at Good Shepherd. Remember… you belong at Good Shepherd. There’s room for everyone at the table and that includes you!